Warrior (a Senryu) — Ivor.Plumber/Poet

My ‘Senryu’ today was written as a response/comment, to Donna’s poem she posted this morning. Her emotional words touched me deeply .. >> Not A Love Poem | DJ Ranch Warrior a warrior girl gives her life another twirl survives in her world Here is Glen Hansard’s song “Don’t Settle”, that I selected to match […]Continua a leggere “Warrior (a Senryu) — Ivor.Plumber/Poet”

We are the greatest heroes in history

“We are the greatest heroes in history, at our death we should all receive a decoration. No generation has ever had to know, see, listen to so many things, pain without catharsis, shit dragging itself behind us on the new day.” The Day of the Dead Original title: Ich batte tausend Leben und nahm nurContinua a leggere “We are the greatest heroes in history”

Opinion | Coronavirus Poems to the Editor: ‘Death Too Wears a Mask’ – The New York Times

In the Time of Plague We keep indoors. When we dare to venture out We are cautious. Our neighbors Smile, but in their eyes there is Reserve and suspicion. They keep their distance,….. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/22/opinion/letters/coronavirus-poems.html?smtyp=cur&smid=tw-nytopinion