Tag: micropoetry


Selfless by Rick Stephen

8
September

selfless
\ˈsel-fləs\ adjective

having or showing great concern for other people
and little or no concern for yourself

a goal,
a dream,
for the self-centered fool
that I am,
an impossibility

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Absence by Rick Stephen

3
September

absenceAbsence
/ˈabsəns/ noun

the state of being away from
a place or person,
the nonexistence
or lack of …

your touch,
your scent,
your way …
you

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One Poet’s Paradox – Rick Stephen

30
May

One Poet’s Paradox

I put words to paper
in relentless attempts
to persuade you
I am no fraud

But how can I
sway you when
I fail to convince
even myself?

Endless words
penned countless times
to prove that which I
can’t accept myself.

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Micropoetry – 5/24/2016 – Rick Stephen

24
May

girlwindowshe waited for him with
an abiding patience
yet he had worlds
to conquer
of which hers
was but one

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Micropoetry – Alone on the Porch

18
November

porchsunset

sitting
alone on the porch,
the sun burning a hole
in the horizon,
a breeze, gentle,
ever so slight,
caresses my face and,
closing my eyes,
becomes
your breath

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A Desert Mind – Micropoetry by Richard Stephen

27
February

dry_desert-1221
Dry,
arid,
barren,
parched,
desolate,
desperate,
will words ever flow
from this shriveled mind?

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Micropoetry – 18-August-2014

19
August

as his lips roam
she quivers and moans
she shudders, she sighs
begging reprise

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Unkissed Lips – Micropoetry by Richard Stephen

10
April

harsh words
were too comfortable
on her unkissed lips
always lonely for love
she wonders why

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Micropoetry – 14-March-2014

14
March

Mind Field

Painful memories
buried in my mind
some explosive,
and don’t want to find
So I fear each step
for I walk blind
and am on terrain
that’s been well mined

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Forever Savored – Micropoetry – 11-March-2014

11
March

deep_kissYour sweet taste
lingering in my mouth
will be forever savored
without a doubt

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