Category Archives: Daily Sonnet

Colours of Life


    Dark clouds of pain make it so hard to seeThe colours of what is going to beWe dwell and mope in dull and aching greyWith eyes closed: not daring to look aheadAs if in the sadness we want … Continue reading

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Old Tom (Ivorian Sonnet XCII) in The Poetic Round Forum


Old Tom is sitting on the river bank His eyes watching the line where the hook sank While I stumbled in tying the simplest knot His patient fingers then showed me again As we talked of things I learned a … Continue reading

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The Rush


Adenosine is looking for a mate But it won’t lead to love on a hot date With the drowsy chill zone getting it on And senses seem dull with thoughts all confused Unable to wake up enough as one The … Continue reading

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Well-fitted Glove


Texte: God knows I got to make it on my own – I Want to Break Free, Queen   Where does real love begin if not with self When others speak of their fortune and wealth In flashing cash and … Continue reading

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Oxygen | Jem Farmer


  In darksome thoughts of fear, I heard him scream Echoes of truth my mind recalled his dream I felt his hurt and understood his pain … read more via Oxygen | Jem Farmer.  

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From a Tattered Poet | Jem Farmer


  Today we walked along the tree-lined way To hear the words we both have longed to say Connubial rites made in lives before … via From a Tattered Poet | Jem Farmer.  

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A Warrior’s Tears | The Daily Sonnet


  The rage of war echoes within the dark Against backdrops that glow dreary yet stark A warrior’s tears fall silent on ground … via A Warrior’s Tears | The Daily Sonnet.  

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Fourteen Lines | The Daily Sonnet


A poet’s lost for words, the pen lies still Silenced the verses that once flowed at will The Muse now seems to have its own designs … via Fourteen Lines | The Daily Sonnet.  

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Nooks and Crannies | The Daily Sonnet


Do you know where nowhere is found, Is it below, deep underground, Or is above the place to look, … via Nooks and Crannies | The Daily Sonnet.  

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Sonnet to Roxi | The Daily Sonnet


  If you wonder what makes it worth my while All those things I do in my own style The crazy twinkles that shine in my eye … via Sonnet to Roxi | The Daily Sonnet.  

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