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Poem Details | by Millard Lowe
Categories: analogy, imagery, metaphor, nature, rain, simile, water,

Haiku Triad

Monitoring self,
nature made her decisions:
disaster rained down…

The water rose—
Life sank beneath the level;
hope floated above…

Like Noah, we wait…
flooding water standing still—
Vultures roost on wires.

Poem Details | by Anne-Lise Andresen
Categories: meaningful, metaphor,

- Haiku X 107 - Stronger Than Yesterday -

None experience
Born with silver spoon in mouth
Not call it a dream

- 16.03.2017
- Sun :) - A-L Andresen :)
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Poem Details | by Dan Keir
Categories: adventure, dedication, freedom, home, hope, humorous, imagination, inspirational, introspection, journey, life, lonely, loss, lost, metaphor, mystery, nature, nostalgia, people, political, sad, satire, social, sorrow, spiritual, success, time, travel, uplifting, urban, visionary, war, write,

The Internet: Rtrn

A void of Facebook
Creativity dies here...

Poem Details | by Pandita Sietesantos
Categories: metaphor, nature, summer,


breezeless summer day - motionless on lily pad frog waits for victim

Poem Details | by Arnab Mitra
Categories: life, metaphor, spiritual, symbolism,


Under starlit dome,
across the empty ocean,
I sail all alone.

Poem Details | by White Wolf
Categories: analogy, death, life, metaphor, philosophy, sad, symbolism,

Lunar Eclipse

Raven Blue twilight, Existence epitomized, Formless shadows lurk.

Poem Details | by Gregory Richard Barden
Categories: day, metaphor, nature, sea, water,

Haiku - Bashful

~   daylight... due her nap -

               kissed the bashful sea's rough cheek... 

                              as he blushed crimson   ~

~ 3rd Place ~  in the "Haiku No Titles Theme Nature" Poetry Contest, Mick Talbot, Sponsor.

Poem Details | by Probir Gupta
Categories: allusion, beauty, chocolate, dance, freedom, metaphor, rain,

Rain 2

Clouds full to the brim
Dancing footfalls jingle down
Melting chocolates
15/5/16, Kolkata

Poem Details | by John Lawless
Categories: metaphor,

Haiku 11-14-2016

Haiku 11/14/2016

Come closer my love
touch softly with stolen light
a Winter’s darkness

John G. Lawless

Poem Details | by Gregory Richard Barden
Categories: break up, farewell, goodbye, metaphor, winter,

Farewell Filigree

~     window between us,

               your breath freezes like fine lace ...

          goodbye's frigid fringe     ~

Poem Details | by Alkas Poetry
Categories: adventure, allusion, creation, metaphor, philosophy, poetry, wisdom,

Reopening Life

To  discover life
       we must to reopen wide
      our doors and portals

Poem Details | by Alkas Poetry
Categories: allegory, allusion, metaphor, psychological, smile,

Supportive Smile

with your instant smiles
i carry the load of day
with light loving thoughts

Poem Details | by Joseph May
Categories: metaphor, music,


slicing melodies,
 guitar man
 butters up a song

Poem Details | by Alkas Poetry
Categories: allegory, allusion, literature, metaphor, poetry, silence, sound,

Voice of Silence

When  quiet surround
    and only the silence speaks,
      high fidelity  ...

Poem Details | by Angelica Tao
Categories: metaphor,


Seeds touch fingertips. 

Are not crushed, as weeds can be. 

Tolerance for growth.

Poem Details | by Beatrix Macabre
Categories: dark, gothic, horror, metaphor, philosophy, rose, violence,

Journey Of A Heroine

My journey of blood
                        Sword of viscera and steel
              The Black Rose Thorn Queen

Poem Details | by Scott Simmerman
Categories: business, metaphor, work,


Teamwork could happen.
Challenge to get ahead now.
Expect some to crash.

Poem Details | by Millard Lowe
Categories: analogy, horror, imagery, metaphor, simile, war,

Beast of the Worldast

War is a monster—
A destroying Godzilla:
No peace left behind.

Poem Details | by Ngoc Nguyen
Categories: beautiful, beauty, imagery, metaphor, mythology, sea, simile,

A Haiku To the Sea

(beautiful!) Immense 
and Poseidon-like,—the sea
washes o'er my soul.

Poem Details | by Paul Geiger
Categories: math, metaphor,


arc - parabola
life - our parabolic bow 
ends that never meet

Poem Details | by David Aaron
Categories: humor, i love you, metaphor, nostalgia, pain, paris, wife,

Twenty Five

Paris gave us much
from romance to this plaster
white Eiffel Tower

Poem Details | by Dan Keir
Categories: allah, angel, angst, confusion, courage, dream, faith, god, happiness, heaven, history, hope, imagination, inspirational, introspection, jesus, journey, life, lonely, loss, lost, lost love, love, memory, metaphor, miracle, parody, passion, peace, people, philosophy, political, prayer, recovery from..., religion, religious, stress, success, sympathy, teacher, time, uplifting, write,

Haikus About God: Iv

God made all people
But some better than others?
Stop being silly.

Poem Details | by Pheko Motaung
Categories: life, loss, lost love, marriage, moon,

Moonlight Metaphor

Moonlight metaphor
The blind stars are his best friends
The great sea my  heart

Poem Details | by Lily Twinkle
Categories: bereavement, family, january, metaphor, nature,

Two Haiku

Strokes after midnight
received a distant sad news
a swallow has flown

Watch over us dear
I kept my prayers for you
frosted in flowers

Poem Details | by Anne-Lise Andresen
Categories: life, metaphor, symbolism,

- Haiku X 84 - Strong -

Meant to make a choice
My heart is pounding fast
Close the final door

Haiku 5-7-5
- Sun :) - A-L Andresen :)
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Poem Details | by Marilyn Williams
Categories: bible, faith, how i feel, inspirational, jesus, metaphor, truth,

Fun Sport

If you make fun of Him, then you make fun of me, that is a Blood Sport.

Poem Details | by Dan Keir
Categories: allah, angel, angst, education, faith, fantasy, fear, freedom, god, happiness, heaven, history, hope, imagination, inspirational, introspection, jesus, journey, life, lonely, loss, lost, love, metaphor, miracle, mystery, peace, people, political, prayer, religion, religious, spiritual, stress, sympathy, teacher, time, write,

Haikus About God: Vi

The body: sacred
We’re all made in God’s image
Hence... circumcision?

Poem Details | by Sandra Haight
Categories: analogy, fish, imagery, metaphor, solitude,


trapped fish swim about behind clear, aquatic walls; do seas haunt their dreams? January 20, 2016

Poem Details | by Tonytocaa Camacho
Categories: analogy, introspection, metaphor,

Mirror Mirror

My eyes becken ye forth
                                           grimace at your reflection
                                              As eyes tell no lies
                                       Peering beneath,your heart lights

Poem Details | by Trevor Mcleod
Categories: allegory, confusion, education, grief, loss, metaphor, mystery, on writing and words, parody, philosophy,

The Less I Have

the less i have of
the additional use of
the more it breaks down

Poem Details | by Robert Candler
Categories: age, angst, bird, life, memory, metaphor, remember,

Glowing Reminiscence

Basking in moonlight,
Old birds remember the nest.
Ruffles my feathers.

Poem Details | by Megan Patterson
Categories: dream, imagination, metaphor, middle school, school, sleep, teen,


I get tired at school
Because they're only sheep and
I'm just counting them

Poem Details | by David De La Croes
Categories: autumn, flower, metaphor,


strelitzias die -
shrunken birds of paradise
sag between green leaves

* It is now autumn in the Southern Hemisphere.
Strelitzia is a genus of five species of perennial plants, native to South Africa.  A common name of the genus is bird of paradise flower.

Poem Details | by Dan Keir
Categories: adventure, courage, dream, faith, freedom, holiday, hope, imagination, inspirational, journey, life, love, memory, metaphor, natural disasters, nature, philosophy, places, political, recovery from..., space, stress, travel,

Le Vacance Pretentieuse: Storm Part Iv

Culminates in a washout
Stuffed camels get soaked

Poem Details | by Suresh Babu Palani
Categories: beauty, cute love, desire, emotions, feelings, flower, fun, hilarious, imagery, love, lust, metaphor, nature, youth,

A Secret Affair

Dewdrops visit blooms
at night and leave by daybreak:
A secret affair.