NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 23

  True symbol of Metamorphis Twice a day the shorelines I kiss With the rain I rush down to the sea Like a shimmering mirror I  reflect what you see Where  I run sculptures cut deep in the  land Trying to capture me I slip through your hand Watch me come and  go with each…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 22

Ships starboard tip to gain a push from all my might Plane curve their wings to get a lift higher into flight Lofty highway migrates old to life renew Carries wild bird songs aloft as they bid adieux Howling loud your soul with dread may fill For in moments life I can reduce to nil…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 21

From my depth treasures can be found Through me the roots of life can be drawn In the end only borrowed time to live I take back what was mine to give Hoarded riches return to me once more Earth to Earth whether heaven or hell souls do soar All rights reserved  © Scott Sedman…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 20

Dew floats morning mist towards brightening sky Sleeping beauty radiates fiery red as sun rays fly Black earth and green leaves form the perfect frame For each morning’s picture never quite the same Dreams pale compared to nature canvas so complete Prepare me well for the days opportunities to meet   All rights reserved  ©…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 19

Sensing with soul feel the magic from the past Creatures out of sight may revel themselves in a flash Fairy tales when told bring to life when bidden Stepping into view from whence once were hidden Not when you look too closely do they appear For if you stare fleeting shadows remain unclear Like shooting…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 18

Footsteps in the sand Walking from sea to land No clue from where they came Whether different or the same In their path faded proof that I too exist But lost in thought hints of me all but missed Waters cleansing return will leave no trace Never knowing their thoughts nor seen their face All…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 16

From afar we look the same Fly gracefully high and glide the winds Up close to them bestowed all  fame On inspection my reputation dims Perched in tree perceived more regale Than daring clutch to cliff face rocks Even with bald head glory to golden eagle For me disdain for red head  mocked All rights…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 15

Warmed by sun as days go long  Earth blanket hides me from eyes view My head is raised when snow is gone  Life unique newly found by you Though I blossom with each passing day All around beauty is quickly cloned   Fortunate your path came my way When your eyes could see me alone …

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 14

Laura’s walk Laura takes us past streams of blue Guiding friends old and new Sun shines down contented six well met Along the shore we start our trek Take in views of swans gracefull glide As boats rock gently from side to side Images reflected doubles our delight Winding path reveals more beauty to our…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 13

  Once I sailed the oceans deep Below the crew rested easy in their sleep Ever returning safely back to land Captain seeking lighted bean avoided hidden sand  —- Rode the waves from Neptune’s fork Sails filled with wind  mast stalwart Crossed the seas and round the capes Over ocean and through the straights —-…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 12

Anticipation  Clouds withdraw allowing sun to hearten As shadows fade with rising curtain Dead leaves removed by wind shaking branches Shores wiped clean by flowing streams new dances Trees gaze at their own reflections At their best to gain affection Birds on water and flying high give pause Then gift approval with flapping wings applause To…

NaPoWriMo April Month of Poetry Apr 11

On first glance a creature awkward Walking on stilts falling forward White wispy hair  in disaray One with too many years past away When call is heard  all blood curdles How does one overcome such hurdles Yet spirit of dragons live in my soul Shadow like night when soaring wings unfurl As ancient  kin from…