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Short Longing poem by Noriko Tanaka| Details |

Oryzias latipes, Japanese rice fish

in aquarium

hibernated little fish

longing for spring

Short Longing poem by Teresita Cailo| Details |

To Love Again



to be healed;

opened - invites


Short Longing poem by Wendy Meyer| Details |


once upon a Christmastime dazzling across my memory

Short Longing poem by Lynne Hanson| Details |

a spark


hand brushes against bare arm

do you remember

Short Longing poem by Jack Jordan| Details |

Monoku 2

         she knew of longing  this dream of love, alone

Short Longing poem by Mina Holladay| Details |

17 Sexy Syllables

you are my moon, babe
i'm surrendering my tide
over and over

Short Longing poem by Sara Kendrick| Details |

Pathetic Man

Sad pathetic man

Separated from God above

Longing, unfilled

Short Longing poem by L. M. K.| Details |

Haiku 2

he has needy eyes

too much is never enough

always on the hunt

Short Longing poem by Richard Lamoureux| Details |

Cinquain Fifteen

not sixteen
longing for sweet
just one more year

Short Longing poem by jeanine dejesus| Details |

Aimless (Senryu)

Lurking in shadows

In darkness of my desire

Longing to be free

Short Longing poem by Samantha HAYNES| Details |


That point when you frown.
Realise unrequited
emotions, actions.

Short Longing poem by Marty Owens| Details |

Hungering And Thirsting

Majesty of God.

Answer to deepest longing.

Yearning for Heaven.

Short Longing poem by chris bowen| Details |



at office christmas party

longing for the wrong

Short Longing poem by Doris Culverhouse| Details |

Smooth Caress

Fingers pause across the ivory

         longing to create melodies

Short Longing poem by David William Breidenthal| Details |

Empty Seat

I feel so lonely

Never touched - never sat on

Shaking like a leaf

Short Longing poem by Samantha HAYNES| Details |


I feel the distance

between the two of us now

Longing for my love

Short Longing poem by Lily Twinkle| Details |

Spring into Haiku

Smiling Sakura

blows kisses to Bush Warbler

Dreams of distant love

Short Longing poem by Sara Kendrick| Details |


Sad sounds young apart

From mother longing empty

Joy when united

Short Longing poem by Adam Lefaivre| Details |

On Longing and Death

Black, torture, wilting
Possessing all great beauty
A wonderful veil

Short Longing poem by Tyesha Ehigiator| Details |

~Longing For Happiness~

On This Day

Within My Heart

Dwells The Loneliness That Haunts Me

Short Longing poem by Cathy Ncube| Details |

Pounding Hearts Press On

Middle East unrest:

longing for democracy--

pounding hearts press on

Short Longing poem by A.E. Rivenbark| Details |

Quicksand Quickstep

Sugar sand deserts

Birds flocking to mirages

Black holes' blind tango

Short Longing poem by brian lauer| Details |


Not knowing my pain

of this unreturned longing.

The despair goes on.

Short Longing poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

His Call

herd of heifers sprawl

he overshadows them all.

longing mating call

Short Longing poem by Alozor Michael Ikechukwu| Details |


Full moon smiling down

Emotions flickering in

Her eyes searching mine.

Short Longing poem by Renee Hendricks| Details |


I am left breathless

burning, wanting and longing

for your gentle touch

Short Longing poem by Renee Hendricks| Details |

Inglorious Morning

Odd internal clock!

Wakes me at the crack of dawn,

longing to sleep in.

Short Longing poem by Debbie Guzzi| Details |

knead my luke warm heart

knead my beating heart
with gasps of longing whispers 
turn off the alarm

Short Longing poem by iolanda Scripca| Details |

View from my Porch

Weeping willow 'lone

Hummingbirds refuse to land

On its longing dew

Short Longing poem by Neelam Sangwai| Details |

Intimate Fragrance

unknown shopping mall

empty cart, flowing eye salt

intimate fragrance

Short Longing poem by A.E. Rivenbark| Details |

Blue Moon

Blue moon swims alone

Wind combs elm leaves splitting-

Piling upon tears

Short Longing poem by Samantha HAYNES| Details |

Try Something New

I'll try something new
The old ways are not working.
Surely this will work

Short Longing poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

Achromatic Dream

light through icy mist

color of the damselfish....

longing to be kissed

Short Longing poem by Kirstie Fontes| Details |

Sleep Depravation

Stinging eyes, lifeless

I'm longing for my pillow

What will tonight bring

Short Longing poem by Alozor Michael Ikechukwu| Details |


Silent moon-lit night
Snaking inside my thought's train
Longing to hold you.

Short Longing poem by Ariabelle Sierra| Details |

Bottled emotions

Bottled up verses

   Longing to be free from lungs

 sore throat closes shut

Short Longing poem by Robert Candler| Details |

Stoner's Lament

All those wee pot flakes

So carelessly whisked away...

Could use a joint now.

Short Longing poem by Victoria Anderson-Throop| Details |

your sweet breath

A shadow calls in moonlight
Your breath of Cedar 
Fills me with winter longing

Short Longing poem by Samantha HAYNES| Details |

Special Loneliness

That numb loneliness,
that just thumps you and winds you,
Mind racing for love.

Short Longing poem by Kenneth Fordham| Details |

A Love So Beautiful

The stillness of night,

Hoot Owl calls, longing for her,

Springtime in the air.

Short Longing poem by Genevieve Farese| Details |


If only I could,
I`d fly to your side,
Carried by the wind,
Longing, just a dream.

Short Longing poem by SKAT A | Details |

Letter to my Jailor

-The Jailor-

a light darken 
jailbird misery
What does freedom feel like?


Short Longing poem by Arabelle Sanchez-Grospe| Details |

Butterfly In A Bottle

Slowly opens the eyes

Amazed, flutters to the skies

Contained. Settles and sighs.

Short Longing poem by Wilma Neels| Details |

'Longing embrace'



down my face

longing embrace



Short Longing poem by Duffy Laudick| Details |

Not Yet Spring

Once green trees longing
to spread their leaves and give shade
to warm birds nesting.

Short Longing poem by Edward Naughton| Details |

For the nonce

I am feeling cumbrance

for the nonce

ease my temples

settle me in fingerbreadths

Short Longing poem by David William Breidenthal| Details |


Love Living
I Made Friends
Fine Days To Look Forward To
Eager To Go Back To School 

Short Longing poem by GOODNESS LANRE| Details |

A kiss is just a kiss

Kiss me kissing you.

So much longing after this.

It's just a kiss here.


Short Longing poem by Brian Strand| Details |


apart again

crestfallen within

my longing persists-

we dis-engage

into parallel lives

Short Longing poem by David William Breidenthal| Details |

Alone part 2

On my own...I'm walking on my own...
Never talking
Except solitude

Short Poems