Rooted rock souls, or: Stone sanctuary

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. stone sanctuary summer sunshine secrets spring's shady sacred song seasonal spirits cycle as rooted rock souls rustle Notes For this poem, I decided to make use of the 'Nature Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website;Honestly, I'm not a huge fan of the 'Nature Set'... I think it's… Continue reading Rooted rock souls, or: Stone sanctuary

Smooth, cool handles, or: Within

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Laugh, or: Die

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Dungeons, or: Dragons

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River of sweet poetry, or: Sacred tendrils climbing

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Your father, or: Your faith

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Always belonged together, or: Night takes life

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. mother and father always belonged together their child remembers moments of joy, tears, and heart night takes life, but can't touch love Notes For this poem, I decided to make use of the 'Love Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website;I think this is a brand new set… Continue reading Always belonged together, or: Night takes life

Midwife, or: Lover

A 'Magnetic Poem' tanka Wanna try? Click here. poetry kisses my open lips as I'm born over and over rhythm's son is but a child exploring his self and voice Notes For this poem, I decided to make use of the 'Poet Set' on the Magnetic Poetry website;I once again opted for a tanka, rather… Continue reading Midwife, or: Lover