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by poet-e
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Indarpendence
Replies: 49
Views: 163

Re: Indarpendence

Just saw "When Humans Are Sheltered in Place, Wild Animals Will Play" - The New York Times (https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/01/scie ... goats.html) after reading your poem.
by poet-e
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: e-NaPo 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 53

Re: e-NaPo 2020

Lecram06 wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:05 pm
Oh poet of few words, please more few words.  Marcel

Thanks all.
Here Marcel:

Day 3

 
?
Hoarding,
stockpiling--
the difference?
by poet-e
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Colm's NaPo stuff
Replies: 34
Views: 131

Re: Colm's NaPo stuff

#3 Three minutes .... This was inspired by something I read recently. 'Death just became even more scary: scientists say people are aware they're dead because their consciousness continues to work after the body has stopped showing signs of life. That means that, theoretically, someone may even hea...
by poet-e
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Indarpendence
Replies: 49
Views: 163

Re: Indarpendence

Heading for Bremen Dedicated to the balcony serenaders of Italy who are on the trail ahead of us. To all the flogged donkeys, dogs chained and neglected, abandoned cats, caged chicks, you who plowed fields, worked herds, kept the rats out, provided food, different though you may be from one another...
by poet-e
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Fun After The News
Replies: 25
Views: 110

Re: Fun After The News

Day 3 NOTHING IS MORE ANCIENT THAN THE TRUTH Are you telling me truth is an old coin one that has worn thin Are we to discard Socrates     Plato Buddha and Jesus What about Goethe bury him with Kant leave Einstein in Bern Hell     throw in Rumi Basho     Sitting Bull the Upanishans Who wants dusty ...
by poet-e
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Fun After The News
Replies: 25
Views: 110

Re: Fun After The News

El Paso County, Colorado eight decades along the road time to quarantine for good for as long as better to die of what now ails me than to take on an other passenger begging for a free ride i will be inhospitable save on gas hide my sun-pocked face pop my own corn before the ash can Sounds like the...
by poet-e
Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: World War V
Replies: 10
Views: 45

Re: World War V

Curious how you chose v for .?
But clever!
by poet-e
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: from A to J...
Replies: 32
Views: 132

Re: from A to J...

ajduclos wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:18 pm
April 2

Be Quiet  

Be still
be quiet
hunker down
breathe
listen
open your eyes and see
listen some more

an introvert's paradise
a gift from Gaia
be at peace
recharge and learn
heal
 


Nice.  I'm not sure who Gala is tho.
by poet-e
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: from A to J...
Replies: 32
Views: 132

Re: from A to J...

ajduclos wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 12:45 pm
April 1

 NaPo 2020  

....
NaPo 2020 seems to have been gifted
quiet time
 
Agreed.
 
by poet-e
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: e-NaPo 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 53

Re: e-NaPo 2020

Thanks friends.
 
Day 2:

My Sidewalk Chalk Message

Smile.
Why not?


Why not
Smile?