Tag Archives: Moon

Full Fugue

Moon, full, I stare As clouds cascade By without care. Above me they hover Moon piercing through, Futile, their cover. Sheet after sheet At an alarming rate, Your glow, I wish to eat. Our gaze fixed, We move together As … Continue reading

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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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Moonlight

  A late August evening – a still night Save for the orbiting of bugs to light. Leaps from busy minds to still hearts In memories of where love starts. Distance can grow without a stride Through sorrow held deep … Continue reading

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Summer Rendezvous

Waves dance close against The edges of structures To the rhythm of chirping Cicadas, bending light, Sending patience packing, Leaving drops to streak Down steamed bodies In three-digit heat. Incognito eyes watching As the sun grins knowing She’s the most … Continue reading

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Idle Wonks

Note: Papi at Because We’re Poets gave us Poetry Prompt #8: to write free verse about idle hands. Typing away, Lefty’s got a-s-d-f While Right hovers over j-k-l-; Taking dictation for muses, but Not always my beloved wonks – Twirling … Continue reading

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Something Old, New, Borrowed, Blue

The old moon hung high above the autumn day, As a new jet passed regardlessly on its way, And my body, borrowed from the Almighty, Runs beneath the blue, open sky. Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved.

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