Golden comma award winning poem of the year (2020) A collaboration of thirty on a very affectionate affair of poetry pizzazz! Enjoy! Put down the swords and fight with warmth against the spite
A poem I feel would resonate with a lot of my commamates here ..
Go give a read.
A blunt poem for the blunt truth. Their ancestors might have been slaves but that 46 year old man, our 12 year old sister were not.
Still they met a horrible fate. Are we going back in time ?
In the time of colonies ?
Is this what Nelson Mandela stood for ?
And Gandhiji and Martin Luther King ?
They were there for a reason.
President Lincoln strived for a change... This is another thing I wanted to try - Tetractys. It's basically about how a person made a mistake in life but that, in the given case, it isn't fatal. more on Tiresias, this time with the blinding by Athena (and some extra legends) I remember how it ended, but can't recall the beginning. A free form poem dedicated to my crush.
Full of Greek mythology references because I’m a nerd who still believes in the ideal of courtly love 😂
How I wish I could be your Sappho, girl...
Thanks so... They took my crown and now I am forsaken Doomed to be drifting as lure for the Kraken...
My first attempt writing a villanelle; forgive any eventual mistakes.
If you enjoyed this piece, give it a thumbs up and let me know your thoughts in the comments! Any advice is very much welcome a... Uni has drained all my energy and I'm busy getting ready to travel so this ones a bit shorter than usual.
Tell me what you think of this week's poem and make sure to read last weeks too!