drink

drink

desert with desire
thirst disappearing while dry
stones fill deep hunger

(87 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

thunder

thunder

in the dark mountains
shakes dry lightening from wet stones
dispensing new paths

(97 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

paths

paths

name the trails we walk
but don’t bother to map them
the deer will not care

r soos

(90 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

time

time

I grow older now
without warning or promise
faster than my dreams

r soos

(79 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

We look at houses

We look at houses

20 years old and laugh
40 years old in disgust
60 years old and wonder who could live there

We are older than houses
& wonder why we wonder

(159 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

onward

onward

mountains behind me
are invisible these days
ash stuck on my shoes

(82 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

reading

a poem is a cholla needle
embedded deep through skin
when withdrawn the scar lengthens
time heals the pain
the scar remains forever

(137 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

in bed

in bed

sleep may come tonight
even with your constant fear
of never waking

 

(84 Characters incl spaces)

#Micropoetry

Page 1 of 41 2 3 4