Remembering the beach. Written By Lovers - 22 Aug 15 On the sands Four footprints Walked together Writing a story Which could be read By Lovers Pauses in the pattern Told of kisses shared In the manuscript Though this never happened for me.
Sitting and watching the way some of the political war-games are playing out caused this poem to be birthed. Darkening Hours - 21 Aug 15 Watching the way Some people Play their strange Little games In the distance Sabres rattling Almost Play a tune Almost Perhaps they think It is a battle hymn Almost More like a battle dirge Now the hours Wrap around us A dark shroud To take us all Into the night Not a poem to enjoy but it really wanted to be written.
Those special moments which form into a reality. Offered Kisses - 20 Aug 15 Moments in a dream You came to me Offered kisses Moments of a dream We wrapped with each other Offered we Moments from a dream Kisses grew into more We became more Moments out of a dream We took them Watched them grow Dream into reality ~ Lovely.
A new addition to the "Five Thousand Miles" sequence but which does not use the actual words. Wishing Away - 18 Aug 15 If only Plaintive sigh Distance is the only Thing which separates Keeps us apart Wishing away The space between The feeling is all that is needed.
How do I get to where you are? Directions - 17 Aug 15 East of the clouds Darkness falls Stars begin the nightly Dance Honouring the passing Of the sun West of the sunset Chasing the Moon In her monthly circles Around the earth Oceans deep A watery path To you These are some of the directions.
Wandering through the evening ~ exploring. Twilight - 16 Aug 15 Warm twilight Evening slips away Calling me Explore Stars in the east Glimmer into life New worlds call Explore Twilight hides My footsteps Silence holds them Before anybody asks, this poem has absolutely nothing to do with a book and movie series of similar name.
This all came about when my mind kept remembering old songs and playing them from my memory. Songs Remember - 15 Aug 15 Soft sweet songs Still sung In the halls Of my memory Songs of Love Songs of loss Loves which might Have been now gone In amongst the old songs Fragments of a new one Coming together forming New memories The idea that memory could create and form new songs for me to sing was rather appealing.
One of those images which crawled up out of my memory. Memories Of The Road - 14 Aug 15 On the long road From the sea Memories come To greet me Old long lost friends Share the past From the past Ghosts of memories Still haunt Pretending to be real They walk beside me Whispering their stories Again Interesting how things which are thought to be long-forgotten suddenly present themselves for inspection again.
A simple statement of fact. Always There - 13 Aug 15 You held me In a way Which left no doubts Though I felt none Lovely to get confirmation Lovely to know You are always there In me With me Always there It is always Lovely to get confirmation.
A new addition to the "Five Thousand Miles" sequence. There will be more before too long. Watching Dawn - 12 Aug 15 Dawn tells me Of a land so far away It takes her Hours to get there You and I Have a different view Five thousand miles Melts away In the cool morning We sit and watch The dawn Together I Love the way this sequence comes and asks to be written.
The hints and feelings ... Night Dæmons - 11 Aug 15 In the air Foretellings of a storm Surreptitious whispers Beware The night dæmons Who walk On legs of plasma light ... of something which did not happen.
I have lots of dusty corners. Waking Dream - 10 Aug 15 In a dusty cobwebbed Corner where forgotten dreams Hibernate One dream stirs Waking Hungry Looking for someone Who believes That dreams do come true Waking the dream.
All the Lovely places. Secrets For Us - 09 Aug 15 I closed my eyes For a moment You were there You always were Smiling because you knew All the secret places Where we could go To be alone together Alone together ~ a Lovely place to be.
This is a continuation of the sensuous theme of poems. Magic Folds - 08 Aug 15 The dream sucked me in Wrapped me in the folds Of magic Soft satin waves Lap around me The lips of desire Kissed the edges Of the dream Awakening Thoughts Within Sensuous and slightly lusty too.
A rather sensuous acrostic poem this time. Temptress [Acrostic] - 07 Aug 15 Teasing glances Enigmatic smile Meaning sometimes hidden in Plain sight Temptress claims her subject Running her fingertips Endlessly across his Skin Secret assignation awaits Hope you like it.
One of those mornings when at least two versions of reality are valid at the same time. Waking Sleeping - 06 Aug 15 In a Waking sleeping Dream Not certain which Or which direction I am looking You visited me In my Sleeping wakefulness Tempted me Remain asleep The temptation is always valid.
Another of the Love songs and Lust songs all mixed into one. The Taste Of You - 05 Aug 15 Lingering on my tongue Shared kisses Whispered flowers You taste sweet Savoury Mysterious I enjoy The taste of you Through all My days … and nights Enjoy ~ I do.
A little sensuous dance to stir the feelings in the middle of the week. Close Dancing - 04 Aug 15 Close dancing Our bodies barely move Pressed against each other Pulses beat our rhythm Barely moving But our Souls Whirl around the Multiverse Gathering new songs And dreams with which to dance I hope you enjoyed dancing with me.
Seeing a photograph of a Moonbow and having witnessed some in the past, I was inspired to create this poem. Moon Watcher - 03 Aug 15 Ring around the Moon Eye in the sky of night Watching us Eye of day Moon still watches Unnoticed in the blue It is quite a stunning sight.
Another weather observation with an added extra. Serpent Disguise - 02 Aug 15 Hissing on the Conservatory roof Rain pretending to Be a different species Droning with its Tail in a musician’s Lips the serpent sings Another disguise For those who do not know a Serpent was a wind instrument popular in days gone by.
A welcome response to a request. Avanti - 01 Aug 15 An invitation Permesso? Polite request Asking to enter Come ahead The answer I hoped I would hear Avanti A very brief lesson in Italian. Permesso is sometimes used as a request to offer a kiss.
Just know that timing is everything in all matters. Timing - 31 Jul 15 Knowing what to say And when To tell you how much I Love you Knowing when to say The words which will Tell you of my Love… Always Timing is important With a message As important Say it now Saying "I Love You" is always important.
A few words from a Lovely friend, commenting on an earlier poem, got me thinking and building. This is the result. Romance Born - 30 Jul 15 Little hints Words spoken With just a hint of humour As if to say Only joking Within the eyes A different story Is playing out An offering of Love Made unconditionally I Love the way inspiration can come from all places.
A little fantasy conjured from an imagined sighting. Dusk Castle - 29 Jul 15 Against an ochre sky Silhouette castle Total darkness surrounds Ancient memories Walk the battlements Insubstantial figures Watch the sun fade Into night Interesting how the mind creates things.
Variations on a theme, three linked Senryū or Haikū based around the theme of Love with someone really special. Love Of An Angel - 28 Jul 15 Angel kisses me Gentle touch ~ her Love fills me Dream becomes complete Angel beside me Offers protection and Love Always within me Wings wrapped around me Holding me close against her Her Love eternal The Angel knows who she is.
Another poem to continue the floral theme. Rose - 27 Jul 15 Velvet petals Swept by the wind Perfume carries further Not just in space But time and mind The rose of Love Is everywhere and Everywhen Breathe deep A rose for you.
A little poem offered as a Love song and a healing wish too. A Flower For You - 26 Jul 15 A flower offered For you alone Sculpted with Love From the sweetest dream Flavoured with a delicate spice To heal all ills A flower offered for you And given with Love Just because ...
Another in the "Five Thousand Miles" sequence ~ this one uses the words. Sleeping Together - 24 Jul 15 Lying in bed Trying not to think … Mundane thoughts Clawing at my mind … Then you Wandered in Smiled All other thoughts faded We slept Each in our own head Together Five thousand miles Means nothing I Love the peace and contentment that comes when connection is made.
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