Paintings – Poetry – Quotation – Tuesday’s Round-up Read and View – Selected by Goff James — Art, Photography and Poetry

Painting 1 Attribution © Jane Small, Morning Dew, (Date Unstated) Source Attribution https://fineartamerica.com/featured/morning-dew-jane-small.html Haiku, Micro Poetry & Senryū Attribution © Goff James, Moss on Stones, Today’s Music Plays, Letting Go, Sharing the Moment, Lost in Night Copyright (c) 2021 Goff James – All Rights Reserved  More haiku poems by Goff James More Micro Poetry by Goff James […] … More Paintings – Poetry – Quotation – Tuesday’s Round-up Read and View – Selected by Goff James — Art, Photography and Poetry

I

Originally posted on paeansunpluggedblog:
I have been battered I have been chained They say they worship me But actually they want me tamed. I can be gagged I can be maimed They say I am no one But I refuse to be shamed. My spirit is uncrushable My will indomitable I may be tethered I…

like a ~ free verse

Originally posted on Mindfills:
Like a broken heartthat builds a wallfor a new worldof days gone byLike a miragein the desert of tomorrowsa drop of hopeLike an oasiswhere the soul rests a momentto remember you *** Mindfills for Sammi Cox’s weekend writing prompt – oasis (40 words) & Reena’s exploration challenge #192

Weight of Sacrifice

Sacrifice is glorified. Sacrifice puts you in orbs above average. Sacrifice gives you a halo, and binds you to expectations. Sacrifice cries out for a worthwhile cause. There are many who will ask you to put the interest of others before your own, to attain a nobility you did not ask for. They exhort you … More Weight of Sacrifice

When bubbles burst

Originally posted on Kitty's Verses:
P. C :- Reena’s Exploration Challenge When bubbles burst far and tall, T’was a time when friendship meant all, At every beck and every call, Now , was I the only one to remember them all? Life overtook, was their line after all? Maybe years later we may meet…

Taking the Garbage Out

Originally posted on Artie & Stu:
Looking so cool, dressed that way, living by their own rules, having all their own money enough for an estate, a luxury sailboat and coming to the town near me. Doesn’t look a business person. Too cool for that, please tell us how to save the world, did you…

In Hope…

Originally posted on radhikasreflection:
Entrenched in a veil of misunderstanding, our relationship treads on a path of frailty. Tremors of raucous feelings erupt whorls of pain rives my soul. I hold on to the scraps of buried memories imprisoning the unsaid words, within the fortress of my heart. I tether firmly to the cord holding…

Counting steps

August approached in a golden sweltering haze. It does every year, as Leo season begins, and astrologers start writing rosy forecasts. In a few days ….life goes back to normal, with all its struggles, joys, sorrows …. as it was before I turned another leaf in the book of Time. How do we end up … More Counting steps