Daily Archives: October 23, 2013

Too Many Rings

Three rings, all active elephants, tiger tricks, trapeze artists ride on ropes Ringmaster’s loud voice announces each act, as I try to follow. I eat popcorn with head down, avoid chilling clowns Written for Poetics Aside #342 Write a circus … Continue reading

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Rock Singer

Woman sways, her body and bracelets vibrate on stage.  Ankles pivot in dance, rocking like a tree. She tosses a top hat, snaps her fingers, and belts out a song   Written for http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/verse first 1. Fold a sheet of … Continue reading

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Gardens of Babylon

Hanging gardens legend forged by soldiers Trees from every nation grew   Trees from every nation grew Date palms, pine, and cedar Steps carved of purest marble   Steps carved of purest marble Front tall terraces of Hanging gardens   … Continue reading

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Grey Wolf

Shades like shadows trail Softly behind bold color Grey wolf lopes, center   Written for http://haiku-heights.blogspot.com/grey

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