Succour | JayM

A treasure discovered, A prayer compiled, In concert with a desire, One with shore sight, A sight for sore eyes, Strolling thoughts Footprints upon my soul, Walk safely in the light of wisdom. On crashing waves, Fairies of light sway, Their tune a cadence, Of the song of the private river of ages. A prayer…

Cactus | Nate Maye

Do not be the cactus with spiny tongue do not bring pain to a world of loneliness and hurt, instead smooth aloe over wounds of neighbors send salve to the strangers you meet. The post Cactus | Nate Maye appeared first on Best Poetry Online. Go to Source Author: Best Poetry Online

Carson | Stan Morrison

On this grey November afternoon Carson’s whisper pierces my soul The heart is truly a lonely hunter Unexalted, unadorned, longing An inescapable loving message How we are each bound to each By original divine connections The post Carson | Stan Morrison appeared first on Best Poetry Online. Go to Source Author: Best Poetry Online

A Toast to Luciano Berio’s “Sinfonia,” 3rd movement / and the scherzo of Mahler’s 2nd symphony

Greatness – the scherzo of Mahler’s second symphony (“the Resurrection”) with superimposed words culled from Beckett and others. . . . and here is the scherzo without the words:         Related Stories Great soundtracks: “Street Scene” by Alfred Newman   Go to Source Author: The Best American Poetry

Not to Begin | Daisy

the saddest tragedy not able to even take one step to try to be something you thought you couldn’t enjoy life at least some never knowing what might have been or never was because you never tried The post Not to Begin | Daisy appeared first on Best Poetry Online. Go to Source Author: Best…