Tag Archives: Heart

Hollow Heart – A Triolet

By moon and smell of chimney smoke, I walk the earth with hollow heart. I swear my love for you bespoke, By moon and smell of chimney smoke, The truth shall life itself invoke As death of man and bees … Continue reading

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On Loan

My heart is not my own, From you, it is on loan. If love be lost to you, I’d, too, be also blue. My mind is not my own, From you, it is on loan. If sense is less than … Continue reading

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Arrangements for Suppositions

I’ve made arrangements for suppositions That would put me in compromising positions. In my mind, all things have come to pass Preventing me from looking like a jackass. In swerves, I’ve side-stepped the obvious Looking beyond so not to seem … Continue reading

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Honor – A Paradelle

Note: Papi at Because We’re Poets has given us Thursday Poetry Prompt #12: “Honor What does it mean to you. What does it say? Yes, a one word prompt, and your form is whichever you choose to use today.” I know … Continue reading

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My Father, My Heart

My Father honors me By his lineage, unrecognized By a flashy world. He journeys Long and hard emitting sparks From a view above, resonating notes That ripple upon seas in hearts. A clever Man of numbers, a wise man of … Continue reading

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Tip of the Heart

You’re out there doing what you gotta do In this crowded world, no minion are you, I’ll see you walk by, I tip my heart to you. Meeting the sun as it licks the dew, You’re out there doing what … Continue reading

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Ambient Lessons

Summer, school lot empty of students, Now vacationers reveling. Driving lesson In session. Two sisters in attendance In a maroon Acura set to Gymnopedie, The melancholy piece of Erik Satie. Old car, tape deck, written in three Quarter time, recorded … Continue reading

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The Logical Heart

A feeling reframed Wets the eyes, reddens the nose, Labeled foolish by the mind. Encapsulated, Primed for opportune moments By the wisdom of the heart. Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved.

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Refractions

Light shines from above bending life into love.  Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved.

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Love Is Not Free

Expect       not our times together to be free without cost or charge. On the day we part, I shall take your heart. Free, love is not. Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved.

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