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by poet-e
Sun Mar 22, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: The Winner
Replies: 8
Views: 217

Re: The Winner

So sad.  Well written.
by poet-e
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Yahtzee
Replies: 6
Views: 175

Re: Yahtzee

Very sweet.

Didn't realize Nanny and Granny were 2 separate people.
Perhaps "In honor of my husband's Nanny and my Granny for World Poetry Day 2020" should be on top, below the title?
by poet-e
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:26 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: News Media
Replies: 5
Views: 2505

Re: News Media

It's an early rough draft, written before the virus got so scary here--we're on lock down. Perhaps poem needs to be more tactful?

A news station keeps saying "Facts, not fear." So I wanna incorporate that... maybe as the title.

How's life by you?
by poet-e
Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:08 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: News Media
Replies: 5
Views: 2505

Re: News Media

Thanks T.
by poet-e
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: News Media
Replies: 5
Views: 2505

News Media

News Media   ‘News should act like the fourth branch of government, keeping the others in check.’  - A political science professor. Right wing.  Left wing. Propaganda. Repeat reports of fuming buildings, bodies jumping. Weapons of mass destruction.  Blind nationalism. “No need to buy masks for this...
by poet-e
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Virus checking
Replies: 3
Views: 3345

Re: Virus checking

"Though it’s not recommended perhaps if you are aman who’s just stolen a diamond tiara."Like no one needs a mask, except to rob?  Or it's a perfect time to rob?
by poet-e
Tue Mar 03, 2020 3:10 am
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Tell the Truth but Tell it Slant*
Replies: 6
Views: 3956

Re: Tell the Truth but Tell it Slant*

Beautiful poem.

Last stanza feels like a separate poem.... how abt N's wife, unless she is the rain?
by poet-e
Fri Feb 28, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Body Breaking (in Searching for Kadesh collection)
Replies: 0
Views: 4821

Body Breaking (in Searching for Kadesh collection)

Gradual erosion of my muscles within muscles and my bones within bones expedited underneath my blood browned, once cream dress, tattered and torn, aged eroding by elements. Rock formations crumble, mountains move slowly dying. Dull, sharp, intense. Sneezes, coughing dirt, any sudden movements sprea...
by poet-e
Fri Feb 28, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Post Your Poems
Topic: Rescued from Oblivion
Replies: 13
Views: 7341

Re: Rescued from Oblivion

Dylan di Vilde wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:43 am
You can self publish on Feed a Read.com. It's a straightforward process. I previously used Lulu.com but that's a bit of a faff.


How much does it cost Dylan to self-publish?