Category Archives: Free Verse

Catching Rainbows: Neil Leadbeater (Scotland)

Catching Rainbows Where do rainbows end and is there really treasure there? Trout can be elusive animals. Like liquid they slip through your grasp so that all you see in the river is an after-glow a spectral image of what … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Neil Leadbeater (Scotland)

Poem in a Single Leap This poem is allowed one leap so I’ll string things out to cover the distance as best I can which means there’ll be a long run into the storyline – lots of hyperbole to fill … Continue reading

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Write Quality Poems!

Dear Readers and Followers: Everyone wants to write quality poems, and having the right tools are essential. I’m making a special offer to purchase my books that will instruct you to write the best poems you can– before a price … Continue reading

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New Book Review: “Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing”

  Jerome Berglund, haiku/senryu poet and contributor to “The Daily Haiku,” just sent this review in about “Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing.” I so much appreciate his time in reviewing the book, as he posted it on Goodreads and Amazon. … Continue reading

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Chicagoans: Meet Me on Saturday, May 14!

Charlotte Digregorio will be honored at Madame ZuZu’s Tea House in Highland Park, IL at 5 p.m., Saturday, May 14, sponsored by Highland Park Poetry.  An open mic will follow. (Madame ZuZu’s is located at 1876 First St. in Highland Park.)  Charlotte … Continue reading

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Be a Masterful Poet!

Dear Readers and Followers: I’m making a special offer to you. If you purchase one copy of “Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All” or one copy of “Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing” directly from me, you’ll receive … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Marie Asner

I Saw The Wheel I, Ezekiel, son of a priest, was living in Babylon—exiled. This was a lonely, barren time and I thought to walk in the desert and speak to my God, when there came a narrow band of … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Marie Asner

Covert Action   by Marie Asner     Our streets are cold at three a.m., at five, the world turns gray. Listen to the frost still trying to reach the moon. In this frigid air, stars fall in pairs across the sky. Somewhere, … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Marie Asner (USA)

Dot On The Horizon   by Marie Asner   For hours before it arrived we could hear branches of trees rustle uneasily     then ice crystals formed in perfect math, as stones by the barn covered themselves in frost … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Cassandra McGovern (USA)

No Good Deed and All That Jazz by Cassandra McGovern On my whizzing winter walk to Union Station I’d pop change into her jingle box. “Money for the homeless!” she’d shriek, her voice rough by 7:30 am.   At her … Continue reading

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