Poem 12 – We Love Sleep

  Sleep is his absolute favourite 12 hours a day, that’s just basic A comfortable blanket and ample space That’s how he likes to savour it Any hour of the day he picks Not a cuddler but loves curling up That’s my cat, a tiny…

Sleep deprived, depraved, deneeded

Awake for over twenty-four hours at work on a project pulling an all-nighter far easier when I was far younger My clock got sluggish at three A.M. and all I hear in my head is Cat Stevens singing ‘Morning has Broken…’ I need to add…

Learning to Fly

I once read a book by a guy who turned fifty, went to circus camp trained to be a trapeze artist most difficult lesson to learn was to let go of the bar simple concept; if you don’t let go you don’t fly the metaphor…

Prompt 24 Stardust

  Stardust Stardust on hands on soft moist fingertips stardust on lips and cocoa brown skin stardust filters through curly coils stardust it glitters everywhere touched everywhere lingered, everywhere loved it’s you only you the stardust of my dreams  

Oops

Preaching tenderness he smiled at her, steaks on grill now picnic for one – Mark L. Lucker © 2022 http://lrd.to/sxh9jntSbd

Morning repast

Hobbits famously tell of their dietary habits especially mornings most definitely second breakfast Not living in a cozy shire nor having large fairly hairy feet I can still speak to the efficacy of breakfast two For second breakfast simply put is actually fifth coffee or…

My Muse: An Ode

I am digging deeper Digging for lost words My head feels empty Imagination’s dry My fancy flew In a clouded sky In sighing a deep sigh I pray An epiphany to burst by But inside me An empty ocean swirls Bubbling and foaming To escape…

Poem 10 – Across the country

  Oh what fun it would be A road trip across the country With loads of snacks of all kinds A playlist for the road Another for the nights A set of clothes A bag full of treats There’s so much we would carry, For…

Image Prompt -Poem 22 The lonely Journey

The lonely Journey The grass is greener on the other side Keep going Don’t give up The journey may seem far The aerial view Reminds me of the war in Ukraine The line of trucks for the Russians Trying to invade maripoul The journey seemed…

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