THE POET BY DAY

Monthly Archives: September 2013

Please unite with us on Into the Bardo next week for Poets Against War, which is really saying Poets for Peace.  We will start with something special on Sunday (it may or may not include a poem, Terri Stewart will surprise us) and then each of the next six days we’ll host poems from six different poets.  Throughout the week, we’d like you to join us – not only as readers – but as writers by… Read More

the wheat has ripened, the lavender is fading white jasmine breaths into grey signs of rain in your lively days, you were light and laughter now i know you as a shadow across the face of the moon, an empty house in my heartland ©2013, poem, Jamie Dedes, All rights reserved, licensing for online publications is nonnegotiable and requires permission, attribution, link to this site, my copyright, no modification, noncommercial only and… Read More

like lucid dreaming, like light-infused rain drops  and the untarnished silver stars above country terrain, my mother calls to me from the shadow of the moon my father beams his smile at me from the milky way gone and gone, still their essence scents my nights ©2013, poem, Jamie Dedes, All rights reserved, licensing for online publications is nonnegotiable and requires permission, attribution, link to this site, my copyright, no modification, noncommercial… Read More

some mother’s child, stilled beneath the rubble collateral damage, primary pain 2013, poem, Jamie Dedes, All rights reserved, Photo credit ~ Anna Langova, Public Domain Pictures.net