Category Archives: dVerse ~ Poets Pub

ephemera February 14

If I ever leave this world alive

  If I ever leave this world alive I’d laugh and generate a feast I’d look at life like an archive I’d find a reason why I exist Escape from empty living Resembling the ghost of the past Live the day like it’s my last   (c) ladyleemanila 2017 For: Quadrille #26 by kim881

dsc04673 February 10

Music Prompt # 74 – “A Thousand Years”by Christina Perri – Valentine’s Day Special

It was the day you said hello First thing in the morning that was The lab you were about to show We were introduced, then a pause First thing in the morning that was I was the new girl in the lab We were introduced, then a pause City was a bit of a drab […]

dsc04648 February 07

Shaken and stirred

Shaken and stirred with Granny Him Indoors’ Granny came for lunch I cooked chicken with cashew nuts and prawns “What’s that wormy thing?” – the prawns “Something’s not cooked on this plate!”  – nuts (c) ladyleemanila 2017   For: dVerse Poetics: Muse Mixology by whimsygizmo  

imgp3237 January 31

Melody from heart – Quadrille #25

© Björn Rudberg melody from heart till dawn when nature smiles birds fly in the sky courtship song at night wondering when dawn will come new hope for the day like an oil painting out of the charcoal curtain perfect dawn emerge hand in hand we walk (c) ladyleemanila 2017 For: Quadrille #25 by Björn […]

img-20160726-wa0001 January 28

How heavy do I journey on the way*

* Sonnet 50 by William Shakespeare PHOTO PROMPT © Al Forbes How heavy do I journey on the way? When all I want is to come back to you? Ask your forgiveness and lots to convey Being away and all my days were blue I’ve gone astray and took more than I chew Now hoping […]

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Waiting for spring

In the Philippines, we never really have spring, winter or autumn, just summer all year. Only two seasons, wet and dry. Temperatures nearly the same every day, the sun rises and sets at the same time. I’m not saying I’m bored with it, but it’s also nice to experience the different seasons, to be cold, […]

glass January 21

Singing and dancing with spring

Oh what a night when you were there Loud rap music was such a blare People were coming and going Singing and dancing with spring You were a dream and I love it Hand in hand we walked by moonlit I don’t know if it’s just a fling Singing and dancing with spring Time seemed […]

Recipe in a Bottle

Connecting to Friends, Old and New, Through Recipes, Gardens, and Dinner Parties


Musicians, Composer, Writer, and Artist.

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would I know the truth of life if not for poetry

lillian the home poet

rejuvenatement - not retirement

Mick E Talbot Poems

haiku tanka senryu hiabun poetry

My Struggling Heart



suspenseful with a pencil

Poets for Peace

Where we use words for Peace.