fading murmurs (a villanelle)

Soft murmurs say the end is near, this earth will crumble, disappear. Will you let your story end here? Mouths gurgling aged, frozen beer, choosing to leave peace's hemisphere. Soft murmurs say the end is near, tired earth sinks under cloud of fear, birds choke with vows so insincere, will you let your story end… Continue reading fading murmurs (a villanelle)

Nefarious

Nefarious: A Nonet* The world is slowly dying, f-a-d-i-n-g as grief’s black smoke covers beings, billions soul d-i-e-s unwilling, caused by all and nothing, maybe humans just love killing ‘til earth ends with nothing, none. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word Inspiration: Sarah Doughty of Heartstring Eulogies (Thank you, Sarah!) *The… Continue reading Nefarious

Departure

Departure: A Diamante* Earth, noisy, disturb, screeching, moving, screaming, tired, worn out, peaceful, silent calming, sparkling, appeasing, steady, laden, Heaven. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word Inspiration: Sarah Doughty of Heartstring Eulogies (Thank you, Sarah!) *Diamante or Diamond Poem The Diamante or Diamond Poem is: a heptastich, (7 lines). often a shape… Continue reading Departure

Earth’s Tenants: An Envelope Quintet*

Earth’s Tenants: An Envelope Quintet* We’re just tenants and not owners of this world called earth-- witness to billions of death, birth, mystery’s it’s worth. So let’s live and not be mourners. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash In response to Napowrimo Day 22. (yes, I'm catching up! :D)   Today’s… Continue reading Earth’s Tenants: An Envelope Quintet*

Hiems: A Haiku

Hiems: A Haiku ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Below zero temp creates clear white stalactites sparkling stalagmites. — Photo credit: F.T. Ledrew of Hook, Line and Inkwell (Thank you, my friend! <3) In response to Blogging from A to Z Challenge: H is for Haiku Haiku Haiku is: syllabic (17 syllables or less) an imagist poem (draws the… Continue reading Hiems: A Haiku

Earth: An Etheree

Earth: An Etheree ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Blue blankets represents vastness and depth, of deep... mystic world beneath expanse of browns. Above sprouts green mantles along the smoky high-rise greys. In between deep blue, tall greens and greys, moves little d-o-t-s of diff'rent color s-l-o-t-s. — Photo credit: NASA In response to Blogging from A to… Continue reading Earth: An Etheree

Elemental Senryu*

Elemental Senryu* *A collaboration with Melinda Kucsera of In Media Res. Melinda, an eloquent poetess and a gifted fantasy writer, is the author of epic fantasy adventure Stars and Angel Sing. Visit her blog and take a thrilling journey as she takes you to the enchanted world of Shayari. Earth Above sprouts green lawns, beneath lies decaying bones, births, buries life zones. Cities… Continue reading Elemental Senryu*