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Villanelle Journey Poems | Villanelle Poems About Journey

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CHARIOT OF FIRE - a collab with P Callus

CHARIOT OF FIRE I stand in silence and behold the sight, staring in wonder, waiting for thunder. A chariot of fire travels through the night. The white-winged horses gallop in full flight pulling at the reins; flowing are their manes I stand in silence and behold the sight. Where are they going? There’s a shining light leading all the way, so they will not stray. A chariot of fire travels through the night amidst the heaven where in pure delight resides the Master, the sweetest lover, I stand in silence and behold the sight; Blessings whisked to amble slowly with plight; heartbeats race to sway, courage on display. A chariot of fire travels through the night armoured by God’s spirit. They ride like knights fearless from pain; victory, their peak gain. I stand in silence and behold the sight; a chariot of fire travels through the night. ©O.E.Guillermo and P.Callus Written last 5:07 pm, November 17, 2014

Copyright © Olive Eloisa Guillermo - Fraser | Year Posted 2014


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Cold Hot Cold and Red

I have no desire to make my way to Mars.
Even though I've been told men are from there.
I would much prefer to stay home and view the stars.

On the red planet do men sit in lonely Bars?
A place devoid of women with whom would I share?
I have no desire to make my way to Mars

I much prefer green space without so many cars.
The world is so busy and filled with so much despair.
I would much prefer to stay home and view the stars.

Perhaps we are all like experiments in jars.
Unlike you for this small red planet I don't care!
I have no desire to make my way to Mars!

If I go to the red planet I'll see it's scars.
Maybe I'll even discover how they got there.
I would much prefer to stay home and view the stars

You tell me one day that we may be killed by SARS.
The answer to all our woes you think is out there.
I have no desire to make my way to Mars.
I would much prefer to stay home and view the stars!

This was a tough form to write a Mars poem, I hope I did it justice.

For Joe Maverick's Mars contest.



Copyright © Richard Lamoureux | Year Posted 2015

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Journeys

Traveling the roads of destiny
many surprises to be found
each leading to some new beauty

Some journeys taken most blithely
for exotic places we are bound
traveling the roads of destiny

Fabulous sights from balcony
of spires and ancient battlegrounds
each leading to some new beauty

Journeys some take with ceremony
for new places we are now bound
traveling the roads of destiny

Paths reach out in disharmony
the right one has to be now found
each leading to some new beauty

Some of them full of tyranny
the awful silence of no sound
traveling the roads of destiny
each leading to some new beauty

Copyright © Shadow Hamilton | Year Posted 2013


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The Journey


Each day a step toward our destiny
A journey whose end is not the goal
Relentless, as the rivers run to the sea

Wondering what the gods did decree
Always looking beyond the bend in the path
Each day a step toward our destiny

Plans and reality don't always agree
Making adjustments along the way
Relentless, as the rivers run to the sea

The heart years to run wild and free
And ignore the demands of life
Each day a step toward our destiny

An urge to know how the end  will be
Life moves on without pausing 
Relentless, as the river runs to the sea

Our mantra should be ,enjoy each day
For we may never again pass this way
Each day a step toward our destiny
Relentless, as the rivers run to the sea



Copyright © Barbara Gorelick | Year Posted 2013

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Eternal flight of dark and light

The shadows of eternal light
Reason by virtues light complete
I lift my eyes and raise my hope

Dark are the passions of my hope
with sorrows eyes I know not, how to cope
The shadows of eternal light

Dark are the passions of my love
with sorrows love I can not dream
I lift my eyes to raise my hope

Gone are the shadows of my doubt
with dreams I see tomorrow shout
The shadows of eternal light

Dark and grey tomorrow, knows no bounds
yet dreams are built on yesterday
I lift my eyes to raise my hope

Gone are the days increasing blues
raised to levels yet unknown
the shadows of eternal light
I lift my eye's to raise my hope

Rhyme battle round four

Copyright © Bernard Barclay | Year Posted 2014

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Pursuit of the Impossible that Leads to Discovery

Why do I visit here, it’s mostly for self-reflection
First through my reading , that I’m able to explore
Then writing with the goal of reaching perfection

This not possible, but I still do tedious inspection
Over time I do notice that I am better than before
Why do I visit here, it's mostly for self-reflection

This pursuit does require the very finest selection
Time passes, less and less never more and more
Then writing with the goal of reaching perfection

Although not attainable there are many a detection
New truths revealed, I’m a kind in a candy store
Why do I visit here, it's mostly for self-reflection

What I read, what I write, in me it causes reaction
Patience I didn’t have before, allows me to endure
Then writing with the goal of reaching perfection

Many reading this might react with some rejection
What does your soul and mind ask you to implore
Why do I visit here, mostly it’s for self-reflection
Then writing with the goal of reaching perfection

penned 2/3/2013 by Wayland Bunch

Copyright © wayland bunch | Year Posted 2013

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Making Plans

I know just what I need to get my life on track.

I just need to find the right guy to give some love,

Then somehow, maybe, I can get my smile back.


Sometimes I get lonely and I feel the knack.

I just want to be permanently attached like a beautiful dove!

I know just what I need to get my life on track.


I will put my heart up on the for sale rack, 

Maybe that will give my personality a little shove.

Then somehow, maybe, I can get my smile back.


Whenever I’m rejected, I consider what I lack.

Or maybe he just wasn’t sent from heaven above.

I know just what I need. To get my life on track!


Sometimes I even wonder, will his name be Jack?

Will he be suffocating, like I’m smothered by a glove?

Then, somehow, maybe, I can get my smile back.


But maybe I should find another life hack.

Something I could actually be proud of.

I know just what I need. To get my life on track.

Then somehow, maybe, I can get my smile back.

Copyright © Alyse Williams | Year Posted 2017