Consolation — Frédéric Georges Martin

nothing stays the same Winter Spring Summer all passes with time the scent of lilacs the sound of your voice the smile and the thrill nightingales stop to sing silence steals the wind chime Fall arrives, children leave mothers go to heaven cities fall apart the stars fade out but Love is eternal Read —©Continue reading “Consolation — Frédéric Georges Martin”

Morning After — sagar0vision

Tell me a tale by the sea I will engrave it in the breeze As you prey on destiny I will watch your colors bleed. We were one of the two Who laid down the clues. For laymen to breathe And forget. You were the photographer, I was the poet. You were the poem, IContinue reading “Morning After — sagar0vision”

Reading the Errant Pages —Captain Q

Reading the errant pages Crumpling after each one is read A gentle eye befallen the paper Revising what each one has plead Wastebasket- a lifetime away Hoping it’s not the destiny of them all Slowly, sacred thoughts form Living in the weird space of my scrawl Read —Captain Q

Numb — Ummi Salma

I don’t feel it, The pain from the cuts on my body I don’t feel it, The hurt from the curses being thrown at me No tears No joy Just numbness If this is a healing process, I don’t want to heal I want to feel something, Even if it’ll hurt me I’ll take it.Continue reading “Numb — Ummi Salma”

I’ve captured rainbows in my lashes — Eureka Dahiya

I’ve captured rainbows in my lashes, And sunshine in my eyes. Mountains on my feet, Tornadoes on my mind. I have trapped fairies in my fists And demons in my smile. Courage on my shoulders And all odds by my side. I am carrying mystery on my face, And mischief in my heart. Laughter andContinue reading “I’ve captured rainbows in my lashes — Eureka Dahiya”

Mob Haiku: Love and Swearage — Jan

From the Crew archives:  Enrico, skinny cranky, oft’ divorced: we called  him Henry the Wraith. ☀️☀️☀️☀️☀️ Every morning the sun rises and Jan posts a haiku giggle at bookemjanoblog! 😹 and a ghost story 🙀.