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Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |



in the

soft mist of

a September


Short September poem by Sean Cosslett Moore| Details |

haiku #2

contrasting stark

monolithic.  September

horizon at dusk

Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |


empty slides in the park

chatter fills the school bus

Short September poem by Gregory Golden| Details |

September Shadows


Their September shadows  

Upon this playground

Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |

fulton SEPTEMBER (2)

N   U   T   S  

S   O  O   N

F   A   L   L  

B   O   O   N

Short September poem by Karl Sparks| Details |

To be born between September 23rd and Otober 23rd is to be....

L ively 

I nteresting

B rilliant

R ational

A stute

Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |


in September sun

brown butterflies

flower-hopping one by one

Short September poem by Vernette Hutcherson| Details |


The fallen leaves of September

Are covered with snow in December

Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |


at the edge of my gaze

bathed in September sun-

a sepia rose haze

Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |


summer,wistful waves-

september impressions me

a yellowish ,blue

Short September poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details |

I’ll Never Forget

ill never forget

the September skies, wrapping

innocent spirits

Short September poem by Lea O'Brien| Details |

Sweet December

Sweet December

My light, my ember

The end of September, October, November

Short September poem by harry horsman| Details |

Doing Time in Kimo

Thirty days hath September, April, June

November and anyone...

over the speed limit.  

Short September poem by Taylor Graham| Details |

In the Shade of Dogwood

A sly stretch of creek, September shade  

look! foxgloves wearing shafts of light.

Short September poem by Demetrios Trifiatis| Details |



No dreams impossible
By inaction betrayed!

© Demetrios Trifiatis

Short September poem by Demetrios Trifiatis| Details |



No voice more thunderous 
The whisper of love! 

© Demetrios Trifiatis
 20 SEPTEMBER 2013

Short September poem by valerie bellefleur| Details |

Change in Weather

A blanket of grey

is pulled over

the blue expanse

of a late September sky

shutting out a protesting sun..

Short September poem by valerie bellefleur| Details |


Disgruntled ragged geraniums

in my window

curse September

for shutting out the 

sun that was a glorious summer

Short September poem by Maria Paz Samelo| Details |


A backache 
sound of bones cracking
needs a massage 

September 11, 2013
5th Place Winner
For SKAT's "Haiku" Contest

Short September poem by Elaine George| Details |

A Change of Season - A Haiku

Golden leaves flutter ....

Flapping black wings fill the sky....

And summer is gone....

September 5, 2009  1:33 p.m.

Short September poem by Jen Franks| Details |

United Nations Plaza

Temperature dip
urban leaves turned
Autumn, sniffing around
for a place to settle
no Farmer's Market
in San Francisco today.

Short September poem by dave archuletta| Details |

Two Blue October

Warmth of hearts now mask the keep

September's bring

A life so sweet

For January's girl

Warmth of hearts now mask her weep

Short September poem by kathryn collins| Details |

Little Girl Manicure

Little Girl Manicure

Pink enamel
bitten to
remnants of lacquer
not quite chipped

Kathryn McL. Collins
September 29, 2013

Short September poem by Nancy Jones| Details |

If I don't Suck my Own Thumb

<center>who will?</center>


Written by Nancy Jones
on a September eve
'cause she thought it was a damn good question

Short September poem by Cynthia Alvez| Details |

Breaking The Silence

Love begins to ascend

When we first

Break the silent

Whispering of the

Lanquished heart!

September 18, 2008

Poetry In Motion

Short September poem by Sue Mason| Details |

The Invitation

Longer fall shadows

and a cool breeze that blows off

summers' last fervor,

invite September

into the dwindling days of

yet another year.

Short September poem by Ken Jordan| Details |


"Limitation's exist only in your

mind.  "imagination,  is an 

endless practice."

                Ken Jordan


Short September poem by Jill Martin| Details |


summer wings

take flight in September



too weighty

to lift


   cursed curse



my load

homeward bound

Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |

fulton-SEPTEMBER (1)

S   O   F   T   

S   I   G   H  

F   A   L   L

N   I   G   H

Short September poem by DEBRA FALGOUT| Details |

Time To Fly

Time To Fly

Enjoy your life and let your spirit fly
Release your time here,  reach for the skies

Contest by:  Black Eyed Susan
September 2, 2012

Short September poem by Seren Roberts| Details |

Mouth - Contest newest poems

Moist sensual lips
Open to receive kisses
Undying love projected 
Tongue to find the unexpected
Home to many phases of love

Penned 6 September 2013

Short September poem by kathryn collins| Details |


Pretty, my dear,
will not last.
Come with me
to the shore
to hear the symphony
with your beautiful ears.

©Kathryn M. Collins
September 26, 2012 

Short September poem by jack horne| Details |


with one last look at her children and grandchildren she went to her parents

Jack Horne, 8th September, for Constances Write it in one line contest

Short September poem by Kim van Breda| Details |


<center><b>Breaking Dawn

Night sky frays to day

Headlights make holes in the slate

Driving out the dark

© September 2013Kim van Breda

Short September poem by kash poet| Details |

a closed chapter

her gait
reminds me of her name....
a closed chapter


Placement:9th;(September 2011)

Contest:Any haiku will do

Sponsor:Irma Linda

Short September poem by Cynthia Alvez| Details |


                  My brain chain-smokes your name, lingering like Autumn's song.

Cynthia Alvez

September 1, 2012

8:53 P.M.

Contest Singled Out

Short September poem by Brian Strand| Details |



DECEMBER festive in evergreen

MARCH trumpets a Springtime scene

JUNE'S high moment,too,too soon

SEPTEMBER bedecked in Autumn's  bloom

Short September poem by Joe Flach| Details |

To My Wife - Happy Anniversary

Twenty years of wedded bliss

this September we celebrate.

All because of that first kiss

when your lips settled my fate

and love my life would dominate.

Short September poem by Lee Ramage| Details |


Experts know it all,
	Egos so big they disrupt
		Help they could give - me

Written September 23, 2012
For Black-Eyed Susans contest
Senryu- no nature poems

Short September poem by John Smith| Details |

Lake Notashebun

I can fish on Lake Notashebun 
in September for pike: 'Great Northern.'  
Known as 'Esox lucius,' 
it's so delicious 
breaded and deep fried lakeside; that's heaven.

Short September poem by kathryn collins| Details |

Neil V Collins

Neil V. Collins
September 17, 1943  September 2, 2005

Only August gloaming now
never more than a memory

forever gone, September.

©Kathryn Collins
August 31, 20012

Short September poem by jan oskar hansen| Details |

two haiku

Autumns demure light 
When plants arouse for a last 
Display of beauty 

September, the time 
When pigs get more swill to eat 
    Fattening them for Yule 

Short September poem by Margaret Foster| Details |

Spring in September

<center>Spring in September

Buds and blossoms burgeoning

A land down under<center>

September-Your Choice
sponsor --Brian Strand

Margaret Foster Sept 2011

Short September poem by Rick Parise| Details |



to entwine or submerge, pure evocative blue depth,your murmurous words taunt..


Poet~Rick Parise
Contest~"write it in one line, please
September 7, 2011

Short September poem by Sara Kendrick| Details |


<em>Silvery white, thick fog icing
All trees, road, can't see far
Great veil disguise for deer to roam
Reveals where spider webs are  </em>

Written Sunday September 30,2012

Short September poem by Demetrios Trifiatis| Details |



Battered by the hurricane of your
My heart, hastily took refuge         
The harbor of solitude! 

© Demetrios Trifiatis

Short September poem by Gwendolen Rix| Details |

Opera of Autumn

Fiery foliage decrescendos... 

autumn mist sings on tippy toes

Written in honor of John Freemans Contest~Crystalline Euphony
By Gwendolen Rix 
September 2, 2011
3rd place

Short September poem by Rhonda Johnson-Saunders| Details |


on the shore
for children's hands
pails overflowing with summer treasures

Summertime fades in September's last hour
memories gained
shells in pails
wait for

Short September poem by Demetrios Trifiatis| Details |



The formula for peace in our heart
One is and that goes without fail:  
Let us love breath in and let all hate

© Demetrios Trifiatis
   21 SEPTEMBER 2013

Short September poem by James Fraser| Details |

That September Day in 2001


Two thousand seven 

Hundred and fifty victims

Murdered, Rest in Peace



My entry into Nathan's 9-11 contest

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