Category Archives: Serious poem


Our caps yellow / Our grey Mongolian / Braids Continue reading

Posted in Creative writing, Enigma, Life, Literature, Nature, Poetry, Serious poem, Sweet dreams and nightmares, Writing | Tagged , | 7 Comments

The breezes of summer enlaced with a grim design

When I read Totally Optional Prompts‘ request for summer poems, a line from Richard Fariña‘s The Children of Darkness immediately came to my mind – hence this somber summer ballad with its grim design in place of something from my … Continue reading

Posted in Literature, Lyrics, Music, Poetry, Serious poem, Stellar poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Serious poem no. 1

Its crumpled brow and downcast looks reveal it’s serious. It comes with heavy steps, black laceless shoes, a sizeable rump. Dresses in knit browns barely containing a bulky bust. But what beautiful big golden shiny eyes – one would surmise … Continue reading

Posted in Creative writing, Fun, Literature, Poetry, Serious poem, Writing | Tagged , | 5 Comments