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Sestinas Poems

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New Poems

lim'rik flats salute to real poeters
from down on the flats we can see
high-on-the-hills poetry
sonnets like mansions
sestinas in stanchions
they fill our dulled hearts with much glee
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Categories: sestinas, nonsense,
Form: Limerick

Flexing My Sestinas
For seven months now, this exercise
class at 8 a.m. Forty minutes. Tedious –
one small rip across the smooth fiber
of morning. I don’t want to be skinny,
just full of energy and run. No stress –
ready to tackle a maxed-out world.

But this...Read More
Categories: sestinas, health, nature, world,
Form: Sestina
One More For Good Measure
While sitting at my writing desk
I penned a poem on white pages,
What came to grow inside my head?
Motley forms of meter ranges.

First, I jotted one Canzone
Followed by two strong Sonnets,
Next, I added three Rondeaus
Not to mention many Couplets.

Then I scribbled...Read More
Categories: sestinas, funny
Form: I do not know?
poetri II


Picasso of contemporary literature...
Sestinas and Plantouns, fiiled with imageries,
These fluorescent poems, alive and talking.

Bethoven's concertos, silent and buried.
Triolets and haikus, mottled the pages with music;
They sing to the audience of poetry.

Robert Frost, in his zenith,
Longing to hear poetic language,
Regurgitates words...Read More
Categories: sestinas,
Form: I do not know?

Birth then growing up. 
My Kyrielles, Sestinas and Sonnets, now, mature
As they seek shelters around the world;
Flapping wings from Afghanistan to England—
Canada to Vietnam, Italy to Myanmar,
Mexico to Brazil, Iceland to Morocco,
Zambia to Australia, New Zealand to the USA. 
They...Read More
Categories: sestinas, longing,
Form: I do not know?