Tag: free verse

Those Words written by Brian Wayne Smith at Spillwords.com

Those Words

Those Words written by: Brian Wayne Smith @briansmith3575   One of the biggest reasons I've pushed myself to where I am today. Was because of how I was raised. Single mother home, tons of family members to stay on me, …
The Other World by Genie Nakano at Spillwords.com

The Other World

The Other World written by: Genie Nakano @genieyogini   I was playing jump rope when it turned into a dream. . . Mother was in a back bend leaning down towards me a tiny reindeer carrying a moon on his …
Letters & Notes written by Gretl Feeson at Spillwords.com

Letters & Notes

Letters & Notes written by: Gretl Feeson @GretlFeeson   Go home all you leeches Or wait, what? Now we’re all friends There’s nothing to see here Not much being shown Except a lack of respect These customs, traditions Seems to …
TFL Journey by Naima Mohamud Elmi at Spillwords.com

TFL Journey

TFL Journey written by: Naima Mohamud Elmi @MrsNMElmiPoetry   His rusty authentic voice carrying over the heavy noise, his words seeping effortlessly through the tightly compacted space on this Piccadilly line. Foreign words, grow louder. A few travellers express their …
Sweet Vice written by Amanda Eifert at Spillwords.com

Sweet Vice

Sweet Vice written by: Amanda Eifert @mandibelle16   Load my shoulders so I hold, The world I live, balanced on my shoulders. And I place it in your hands, but it slips through as sand, I'm just another vice. A …
Cruelest written by Gretl Feeson at Spillwords.com

Cruelest

Cruelest written by: Gretl Feeson @GretlFeeson   Cruelest is the man who sits and says nothing Stand alone stare with a harrowing message Or maybe it’s the poorest, crudest of man Who we all brand as violent, biting at hands …
You're Welcome by Brian Wayne at Spillwords.com

You’re Welcome

You're Welcome written by: Brian Wayne Smith @briansmith3575   "What's up Mr. Smith?  You don't seem yourself?  What's on your mind?  Remember no sense telling me "I'm good” or "I'm alright”.  By the look on your heart something seems to …
Divine Muse by DedHedpoet at Spillwords.com

Divine Muse

Divine Muse written by: DedHedpoet @dedhedpoet   Divine you are, I list your flesh just for myself, face, hands, limbs that swell my being and make my heart grow. Mysticism in the nameable madness of Amor. Things I long to …
Existence written by Aleck Solier at Spillwords.com

Existence

Existence written by: Aleck Solier @raving_ranting   I have been forgotten But I do not mind As his life is his own And I am left behind He has lived without me And I without him Yet I could not …
Ghostwriter by Denise Rivera at Spillwords.com

Ghostwriter

Ghostwriter written by: Denise Rivera @dbirdsoprano   The perfect punctuation.  The phrasing. The pen is in the hands of a master. She knows what to emphasize.  She builds the height of a phrase and lets it fall gently, as a …
CHECK-POINT by Dr Ramakrishna Perugu at Spillwords.com

CHECK-POINT

CHECK-POINT written by: Dr Ramakrishna Perugu @Poet-Dr-Perugu-Ramakrishna-DLit-127969227290950   Making life a visual classic, the letters from spread out lovely Nature-pages became handful of nectarine balls and yell hellos at that junction. One man converts his smiles from lip-ends into two …
Rendevous at the Ritz written by Nobby66 at Spillwords.com

Rendevous At The Ritz

Rendevous at the Ritz written by: Nobby66 @douglas97_s   Wet-nosed tug on the leg of my skinny jeans Kelly the Westie. ‘Where have you been?’ Holding a leash tight in your mouth... Two-leg beg, come, take it, follow you south? …