matutine

sunsets - and I've squandered days my soul seeps into the lamp-base a cobalt hour - seasons of haste © Grace Black photo by Bruce Carver   The October Poetry Journey continues... #OctPoWriMo  Today is Day 15 of OctPoWriMo  join me, 31 poems in 31 days. Do you dabble in word play as well? Let's create 31 [...]

Season of her Nebula

as a pebble cast into the center of her fray warm wishbones splintered night and chiffon cups carried sips of day--- too fragile to hold contentment and distracted by the bay, my bones have broken ache and my skin clings today winds shift, the aortic shade of empty--- © Grace Black Written for dVerse In Tune [...]

Chokehold

Chokehold warbler in the distance, hands at 10-n-2.  Scaffolding— propping me up ever since you left.   © Grace Black Three Line Thursday Week Twenty-Seven of Three Line Thursday. Calling all writers, poets, dabblers in ink, and lovers of flash! Can you make a huge impact in three lines? Paint a picture with a few words? Click the [...]

Arcane

arcane vacant eyes debased beneath the moon's breath, a twisted ache her susurrus, nonsense wept   © Grace Black Three Line Thursday Week Twenty-Six of Three Line Thursday. Calling all writers, poets, dabblers in ink, and lovers of flash! Can you make a huge impact in three lines? Paint a picture with a few words? Click the link [...]

Space For Rent

Space for Rent  radiator hums beneath the branch budding Spring been bone cold, since he left © Grace Black Three Line Thursday Week Twenty-Five of Three Line Thursday. Calling all writers, poets, dabblers in ink, and lovers of flash! Can you make a huge impact in three lines? Paint a picture with a few words? Click the link [...]