Richard : Writing

When Venus Gives Her Sign (light romance)

When Venus Gives Her Sign (light romance)

A Poem by Richard


Ballad (in 8/6/8/6 syllable-count, iambic meter, and an abab, cdcd, etc; rhyme-scheme)
~ the essence that is Us …  (heart whispers)

~ the essence that is Us … (heart whispers..

A Poem by Richard


Free Style (Warning: Long, simple wording, and a bit sappy.)
CRITIQUE vs CRITICISM (thoughts for writers)

CRITIQUE vs CRITICISM (thoughts for writers)

A Poem by Richard


Excerpted from my Blog List (this piece is posted on suggestion and recommendation of Dr. YumnaKay, for the benefit and enlightenment of the membershi..
A FINE WRITER HAS LEFT OUR MIDST⁓*

A FINE WRITER HAS LEFT OUR MIDST⁓*

A Poem by Richard


"Tragedy has struck!"
Heartsong⁓* (desire)

Heartsong⁓* (desire)

A Poem by Richard


Doubledown Style 5 (or) Double Eights 'n Sixes (read instructions below first).
Step Into My Mind  (lusty lessons)

Step Into My Mind (lusty lessons)

A Poem by Richard


Ballad … a cowrite with Master Poetess, Lyn Anderson http://www.writerscafe.org/amendoim1988
Tho, Many Times⁓ (love's flow … softly sensual)

Tho, Many Times⁓ (love's flow … softl..

A Poem by Richard


Ballad in 8/6/8/6 meter and abcb defe, etc; rhyme-scheme (may be too long, boring, and repetitive for some)
Beside the pond ⁓ (wistful)

Beside the pond ⁓ (wistful)

A Poem by Richard


Free Verse
Grande Aspirations ⁓  (a poet's longing)

Grande Aspirations ⁓ (a poet's longing)

A Poem by Richard


Nabla Del (a type of concrete or shape poem)
P O E T R Y . . . (to the craft)

P O E T R Y . . . (to the craft)

A Poem by Richard


STELLANETTE (an original poetic form created by Stella Armour) … this piece is inspired by her wonderfully rendered poem, "My Soulmate" at: ht..