Day: June 25, 2019

Give it to them

Originally posted on Reena Saxena:
they swim with tides for the day’s catch get rich with schemes not all humane   they hold secrets they nurture bonds they protect their kind ignorance they feign  we intellectualsin ivory castlesjust- look downwith disdainthe world conquered – so whatwe give it to them sky and earth meetbut not…

Invented Poetry Forms – The Lux

Originally posted on Paul's Poetry Playground:
I created the lux poetry form earlier this year to pay tribute to one of my favorite poets of all time, Thomas Lux, who passed away in February of 2017. The form itself was inspired by and closely patterned on his delightful short poem “A Little Tooth” (please check…