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State of the Art IV
gelid, art, muse, poems, poetry, poets, write, writing,
State of the Art (IV)
These are my "ars poetica" poems about the art and craft of writing poetry.
by Michael R. Burch
“When you are old and grey and full of sleep...” — W. ...
Otomo no Sakanoue no Iratsume translation
gelid, child, childhood, children, daughter, girl, mother, mother
To a Daughter More Precious than Gems
by Otomo no Sakanoue no Iratsume
loose translation by Michael R. Burch
Heaven's cold dew has fallen—
and thus another season arrives.
Oh, my child living so far away,
do you pine for me...
Another Gloomy Sky In November
gelid, dark, emotions, nature, november, sad, sky, sunset,
The sunless evening is deprived
of its ardent and vivid colors,
the mischievous clouds
in their hastiness extend
their thin and tenebrous veil
increasing my body's chill.
They intensify the dreary darkness
invading the lively landscapes under
a silent universe so distant...
Original Mask of Alabaster
gelid, addiction, allusion, confusion, dream, evil, horror, night,
A wince doth lurk wearing which wicked gaze,
Of conniving cast shadows ‘tween my windowpanes.
Gazing through the window’s diaphanous gelid glass,
I see a flushing fluorescent misty haze of frothy brass.
It floats aloft the frost of...
Boa's Ark - Part 3
gelid, fantasy, men, philosophy, war,
Continued from Part 2
5. MIDNIGHT DREAMS
At night the soldiers sometimes dream
of many things which make them scream,
Una Nave Parte-A Ship Departs
gelid, bird, boat, longing, pain, sad love, sea,
Una donna rattristita e velata dal pianto,
guarda verso un mare
piu' squallido di questo invernile mattino:
rimpiangendo i pensieri dolci
cullati dalla nostalgia di ieri
che non sara' facile dimenticare!
Una nave parte,
si ode il suo rombo...
gelid, magic, moon, night, woman,
Urges ushered Est’bel out of her abode –
a cottage cobbled together from cobwebs and clapboard –
and she scuttled forth,
her nesty hair tousled
by a leaf-laced breeze
In her bony hands she clutched
dregs of a nightmeg broth
gelid, dream, imagery, nature, tree,
The blood and lapis daylight sets
in ether. How the mind resets
brutality of winter chill
with February's codicil;
what gossamer a dream begets.
I hear the crickets in the dark,
their clicking takes up where the lark
has been. The flagrant...
THE WRITER'S INSPIRATION
gelid, uplifting, sky,
The glossy lamp-posts,
like the tremulous stars and awakening stars,
light up one by one with a click;
and with incredible manifestation
they announce a spectacular sunset
to impatient and eager lovers...
lost in profound contemplation,
feeling the urge of improvisation!
AM I REALLY FREE
gelid, freedom, hip hop, life,
I thought about my older brother when I wrote this
One morning I woke up
and my bed was now a king size,
No more chow lines
and my wisdom[wife] was puttin' in kitchen work
and I was blessed to...
gelid, bird, cool, december, flying, mystery, romance, winter,
A frosty whitewash, whirling winter snow
smoothly shrouds a secret silent slumber.
Skies all awake, flying mosaics of row
music chirps cavort the sunset amber.
Gelid air turfs, chilled in birds of wonder
gliding through miles, unknown lands asunder.
Blithesome Placental Liberation
It was Long ago.
From the break of dawn
To the plenilune of the moon,
After the bullets have surceased.
The cry of a neonate hearkened through out the waves of the sea.
The gelid breeze alleviated my stress...
gelid, age, divorce, fire, ireland, kiss, night, winter,
Hearthside: an Imagined Sequel to "When You Are Old"
by Michael R. Burch
“When you are old and grey and full of sleep...” ? W. B. Yeats
For all that we professed of love, we knew
this night would...
Rugby Grass Roots
gelid, friendship, games, sports, spring,
The grandstand is gelid by a sharp wintry breeze
Carried off from the field are the last of dead leaves
The shrill of the whistle, muffled calls from the crowd
From the tunnel stampede, metal studs echo loud.
When life encounters opaque space
gelid, angst, endurance, feelings,
When gusty winds blow, riling my troubled dawn in gelid woes
Squall of my throes dissipates in scented whiffs of budding rose.
As brazen fog shrouds mind, heightening my grief, poking fun
Defyingly I step out in...
gelid, adventure, faith, friendship, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, love, nature,
More days await underneath the solar's resplendant sheen,
dishevelled hair battered by michevious whirlwinds;
and slowly approaching my bright chapel, I promise to commit no sins.
Lilies and daisies are held by a cautious hand which has known...
Melting your frozen heart
gelid, angst, devotion, emotions, fire, romance, soulmate,
Melting your frozen heart.
Why do you refuse to feel my love?
Why has your heart grown cold?
It´s so cold it is frozen solid,
beating ever so slowly,
for no one.
A warm smile, a calid embrace,
Autumn's Silent Verse
gelid, autumn, color, metaphor, nature, word play,
I hear the words. In autumn's silent verse
lie anapestic wafts of falling leaves
with golden syllables both bright and terse,
the crimson pluck of summer as it grieves
its loss of verdant shimmer. In the wake
Whistling The Last Melody
gelid, appreciation, death, flower, grave, memory, november, poetry,
Rain that slowly pelts
on the roses in sorrow,
don't make them weep any longer,
instead whisper the last melody
that they learned from the merry lark
that helped them through their agony!
Thousands are the warm raindrops
that fall from swollen...
gelid, adventure, earth, environment, nature, ocean,
Canines of cold bite down hard
Frigid daggers pierce the bones with reality
Pack ice, pregnant with the dynamism of glacial creep
Screaming and retching as it births its icy progeny to the Southern Ocean
Relentless gales turning billows...
Behind the North Room Door
gelid, imagination, mystery
A chill drifted past the staircase
lingered then dissipated;
while the rustic oil lamp flickered,
hesitating to die.
Gasping to calm emotions, before
feelings of faint overpower wit.
A continuous bumping in the lulling
darkness sends an anxious...
UNTIL THIS NEWLY FOUND JOY
Autumn has dressed up in pretty auburn
by pulling all the lifeless leaves
off the dormant, cold trees;
and every bird, that once thrilled everyone's heart,
has glanced upon this scenery and sadly gone south,
and I like them...I...
LISTENING TO THE PELICAN'S PLIGHT
gelid, hope, people, places, sad, sea, social, sympathy,
What brought me to this sullen shore...
is not sheer curiousity at all,
but an equivocal question too hard to be answered
even by those whose minds are so cultured!
Pelicans swarm the February's frigid sky over the...
Split Wide Open
gelid, heartbreak, lost love, love hurts,
A chance encounter soon turned to love
Blossoming alike a flowering spring
That undulates moods of prairies green
Oscillating rhythms of tender winds
Amid trees-abloom, swaying revelry
And streams rushing to greet the sea.
They were blessed to find each other
LET FRIGID WINTER COME
gelid, christmas, faith, holiday, hope, house, joy, nature,
Let frigid winter come,
it feels nice to be lonesome,
seeing myself snuggled up
in a comfort blanket holding a cup
of cocoa by this warm fireplace...
while the wanderer's frozen face
is dotted with the whitest snowflakes
as he rubs his...