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Tanagers Poems

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Premium Member A Tarot of Amulets
Mediums of Winter parse
translucent runes on the tines 
of sloping firs basking like mallards 
in March's brusk sunshine. 
Arctic oracles echo on the lake's hard sapphire 
with pearl crests punctuating 
Spring's arrival while cat tails exclaim 
nascent umber banks. As...Read More
Categories: tanagers, nature, spring, winter,
Form: Free verse



Time Ticking By
Freedom is a state I seek
Every moment I lie awake
Another sunray filters in  
Rousing rumors when sleep set in

Over thinking every move I make
Forgetting nothing but what matters
Mindless muddles of troubled thought  
No erasing what's unwittingly taught

Empty cupboards...Read More
Categories: tanagers, fear,
Form: Rhyme
Time for Celebration
For quite a while we were cursing our almost ice age days and nights
Though we got our dear Santa, merry Christmas and fluid delight
Tasty chocolate before the fireplace and the warmth nestling in nightshirt
Still we were waiting when the sun...Read More
Categories: tanagers, april, bird, blue, celebration, chocolate, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Summer Nights in the South
Summer Nights in the South


Green fireflies blink in the quiet of night

and our sleeping old dog heaves a sigh.

Dreaming, she sprints through a youthful blue sky

chasing delicate clouds, cotton-white.



A red-sunset tanager* colors the warm air

from a perch in the majestic...Read More
Categories: tanagers, america, august, beautiful, bird, earth, nature, night,
Form: Quatrain
telekinetic foreplay
she leaves her sonsy
at home
stripping mind down
to bare essentials:
dangling dendrites

ice breaks pure
untainted by carnal warming;
it’s a gray revolution and
telekinetic foreplay’s the rage

our tongues untie
in didactic spurts;
lips engage,
words fly like scarlet tanagers
cued to celestial magnets

she leads,
I follow;
together we migrate
to higher ground
beyond...Read More
Categories: tanagers, love
Form: Free verse