Poetry

Imprisoned — a flash poem in English translated into Afrikaans.

Image by Amy from Pixabay

A flash poem can be read at a single glance. The poet has a couple of lines to create a vivid scene or message.

Dark Dungeon:

dark damp castle dungeon
rusty squeaky key cast away.
Chained cause I love you.
Time ticks in slow-motion
happily serving my sentence,
just for you.

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Poetry

Darting in the sky swaying sensually.

Image by Steve Buissinne from Pixabay (cropped)

Satin red-lip rose smiles
seeing shiny soft cotton clouds.
Whispery sky scents dawning
echoing, touch me! If you can?

Echoing, touch me, if you can!
Whispery sky scent smells
soft shiny swirly-swaying satin.
Red-lip rose teases, echoing!

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4 days ago

Poetry

Image by Stefan Keller from Pixabay (cropped)

When I was lonely,
You comforted me.
When I was lost,
You showed me the way.

You,
were the one
walking invisibly next to me.
Holding my hand when no one else cared.

When I was sad
You comforted me
nursing my pains away.

Life’s burning sand
left searing marks.
You were…

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Jason Edmunds

Jason Edmunds

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Cook, coach, science & social science teacher, and poet. I enjoy the simple and, sometimes, the not so simple things in life.