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Swards Poems

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Premium Member Isle

A blind flight
above a brooding sea.
Dawn levers the darkness.
Ireland rising.
Whitecaps, bright tumbled cliffs.
Briny turf, moss-rooted walls,
wind-havens and cottages.
So green!
Tidal meadows run to dewy swards.
Patchwork pastures knitted to bogs.
Then the sodden towns,
oyster shell gables glisten like new peat.
Verdant hills raise rocky...Read More
Categories: swards, poetry,
Form: Blank verse



SORROW SPRINGS IN BLACK SAVANNAH
SORROW SPRINGS IN BLACK SAVANNAH
By Immaculata Ortner

Sorrow springs in black savannah
Where nature proved its pride
Silence sting like ancient drone
As dark melody rose 
Winging high in spike like dragon spew
As discomfort swells in black souls
Our top was not so high
Neither was...Read More
Categories: swards, fear, slavery, sorrow, war,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Words The ship Melanie Dear Melanie Troubled Times LossTouch
Words
The ship

Words come to me like spring. 
They set free, they shed the shroud, 
open with all their glory, beauty and sing. 
They stand tall, they ring out loud, 
from a life that blossoms with life’s renewal, 
with its continuation...Read More
Categories: swards, daughter,
Form: Rhyme
A dream and reality
A dream and reality live on this Earth,
They don’t get along very nice:
They pull us in opposite ways from the birth,
In lulls and in turmoil of life.

A dream is like bird wings that carry us up,
Like crushing of breakers on...Read More
Categories: swards,
Form: Classicism
reign makes the world go round
water cradles embryonic fetus in utero until birth
   a necessary ingredient that fosters new born and also original life
heavens relinquish liquid pearl shaped dewdrops to quench the earth
   fertilization of ova and sperm when specific conditions...Read More
Categories: swards, history, introspection, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme



reign makes the world go round
water cradles embryonic fetus in utero until birth
   a necessary ingredient that fosters new born and also original life
heavens relinquish liquid pearl shaped dewdrops to quench the earth
   fertilization of ova and sperm when specific conditions...Read More
Categories: swards, allegory, dedication, devotion, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Mysteries of Human Hairs II of II


Mysteries  of Human Hairs   II

Hairs, O hairs, O’ lovely   ravishing hairs,
It is also a hard truth of the world and
Of our human life and air that,
Even some saints too have fallen prey, 
Before your enchanting...Read More
Categories: swards, life, love, passion, hair, lost, beauty, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Mysteries of Human Hairs
Mysteries of Human Hairs
Hairs, O’ hairs, O’ lovely ravishing hairs,
Fascinating and beautiful, you often resemble,
When nicely looked after and  softly taken care of.

Your beauty and elegance has often inspired,
Your softness and shines have captivated many  
To put their...Read More
Categories: swards, imagination, life, love, mystery, passion, hair, men,
Form: Ode