Richard : Writing

⁓ TALL PINES ⁓ ( Ballad in 8-Count )

⁓ TALL PINES ⁓ ( Ballad in 8-Count )

A Poem by Richard


One I wrote to commemorate my best friend's life; I read it at his funeral service, and plan to share it this time each year.
I Prayed (war's sorrow)

I Prayed (war's sorrow)

A Poem by Richard


English [Shakespearean] Sonnet
there.... (1st time)

there.... (1st time)

A Poem by Richard


Free Verse
Woodsprite ⁓ (gentle fantasy)

Woodsprite ⁓ (gentle fantasy)

A Poem by Richard


Villanelle: One I selected for you from the archives.
In these quiet places (softly sensual)

In these quiet places (softly sensual)

A Poem by Richard


Free Verse (lines of poetry written in a poetic voice, with no particular structure, no rhymes, that flows, with line-breaks in smooth and comfortable..
Every Time (irony)

Every Time (irony)

A Poem by Richard


Ballad
Upon these words ⁓ (aspiration)

Upon these words ⁓ (aspiration)

A Poem by Richard


Quatrains in 8-Count
Sweet reparation (friendship and love)

Sweet reparation (friendship and love)

A Poem by Richard


Traditional Ballade (one I thought deserves a second look)