Tags : grief

My Giant

My Giant

A Poem by Robert Ronnow


Summer rain, melting Arcticsand the lipids lining the nervesin your brain. These are the metricsof our times. Mere resolveis not enough to take careal..
In the Same Room

In the Same Room

A Poem by LauraKate


I pretended that you were in the same roomstanding around the tablecounting the stuffings we had this yearsage and onion - your favouriteand sprouts!Y..
Stranger's Toys

Stranger's Toys

A Poem by Zachary Jude


Things will never be the same You know I cannot deal with change And now I wonder why I try To make you..
The Horse

The Horse

A Poem by Zachary Jude


Fall off the horse, get back on Easily said, not easily done Step one will be the easiest part Cry, yel..
The Apothercary's Guide to Grief

The Apothercary's Guide to Grief

A Story by ^-^


The pathology of grievance is a dangerous subject. Despondency itself seems a plague that spreads thick and frivolous, but the apothecaries of the dis..
Golden Flowers

Golden Flowers

A Poem by Isabel Brianne


Coping with loss
Not Elves, Exactly

Not Elves, Exactly

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Not Elves, ExactlybyMichael R. BurchSomething there is that likes a wall,that likes it spiked and likes it tall,that likes its pikes’ sharp rows..
Not Romantically

Not Romantically

A Poem by Zachary Jude


Written in a rush, Gotta get these thoughts down Never thought I'd miss your little backwards town ..
Chasing Your Ghost

Chasing Your Ghost

A Poem by Zachary Jude


written 1/18/20
A Vain Word

A Vain Word

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


A Vain WordbyMichael R. BurchOleanders at dawn preen extravagant whorlsas I read in leaves’ Sanskrit brief moments remainingtill sunset implodes..
My Father

My Father

A Poem by Tiff


The backs of my eyelidsDeftly remind me ofThat same time, same place, same feelingsOf when my tears meant something, cameFrom a place ofHonest Disbeli..
Yamaguchi Seishi haiku translations

Yamaguchi Seishi haiku translations

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Yamaguchi Seishi haiku modern English translationsGrasses wilt:the braking locomotivegrinds to a halt.―Yamaguchi Seishi, loose translation byMic..
Dream of Infinity

Dream of Infinity

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Dream of InfinitybyMichael R. BurchHave you tasted the bitterness of tears of despair?Have you watched the sun sink through such pale, balmless airtha..
The Forlorn Mortal

The Forlorn Mortal

A Poem by Gavin Delacerda


Inside the mind of a mentally sick man who haunted by voices and hymns is driven to the near break point of insanity.
The Lingering and the Unconsoled Heart

The Lingering and the Unconsoled Heart

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


The Lingering and the Unconsoled Heartby Michael R. BurchThere is a silence―the last unspoken momentbefore death,when the moon,cratered and brok..
Myth

Myth

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Mythby Michael R. BurchHere the recalcitrant windsighs with grievance and remorseover fields of wayward gorseand thistle-guarded lanes.And she is the ..
My Agony and Ecstasy

My Agony and Ecstasy

A Poem by RisaAvari


Blinded by the storm of grief. Feeling too far away from my son who died in a helicopter crash in Iraq during a sandstorm in 2005, and then feeling ho..
How Long the Night

How Long the Night

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


How Long the Nightanonymous Middle English poem, circa early 13th century ADloose translation by Michael R. BurchIt is pleasant, indeed, while the sum..
Translation of "Ich have y-don al myn youth"

Translation of "Ich have y-don al myn youth"

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Ich have y-don al myn youth“I have done it all my youth”(anonymous Middle English poem)loose translation/interpretation byMichael R. Burch..