Category Archives: Daily Sonnet

Tug of War


  A battle waits and only strength can win The old must die for the new to begin While battle worn, devoid of all but hope Beguiled by hate a soldier stakes his claim In fireside stories refusing to mope … Continue reading

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Melting Honey


  Unsated cravings trail over my skin Demanding senses to embrace the fire No words of love are left on my pillow When no time is left to simply admire The tendrils of wanting that tease within Each eager touch … Continue reading

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At Sunrise


  The sun stretches across the silken drape In dawns of awareness there’s no escape A breath of life in the darkness of sleep With the sensual arousal of a dream As confused euphoric tears gently weep For the love … Continue reading

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Courage


Texte: All good fortune is a gift of the gods, and you don’t win the favor of the ancient gods by being good, but by being bold – Anita Brookner The courageous heart is ready to face Life; to stand … Continue reading

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Precipice


Texte: forward along the cliff-edge – The Composer Says This is How We Should Live Our Lives by Patricia Fargnoli   The eyes focus forward to future days While silent thoughts visualize the changing ways When dreaming is the way … Continue reading

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Soothing Sound


    The heart that beats to echo words of love To soothe the fears that fill a winter’s night As gentle as the touch of satin gloved hands To fill the darkness with the sense of light And whisper … Continue reading

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Thoughts at Sunset


    Fantasy flies out on the setting sun As senses sigh on love that lies undone A meant to be that was not destiny Replaced by solo dancing ‘neath the moon While stars fade out across the darkened sea … Continue reading

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Dance Free


    Tonight I waltz within your arms once more Across the night sky’s celestial dance floor As love extends her touch beyond the veil And should you care to reach out, take my hand And join me once more … Continue reading

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Morning Light


Texte: With face more pallid than a daylit star – Rouen Place de la Pucelle by Maria White Lowell Cadaverous tendrils of early dawn Invoking light towards a virgin morn Across the sleeping land where no life stirs From slumber; … Continue reading

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Release – Ivorian Sonnet LXXXIX


Too much hurt held secret, he dared not speak Each grating breath left him silent and weak The rise in tension hearing her tears cry She scraped and grazed her flesh to draw his blood More callous words then left … Continue reading

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