Birds of a Feather

To see whats in front of ones nose requires a constant struggle. George Orwell Birds of a feather Flock fly together in the Blue sky high above. © The Poets Peace 2019

Haiku | Sides of a Coin

We chose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them. Khlil Gibran Two faces that have Never seen each other, yet Side by side they stand. © The Poets Peace

Tanka #2 | An Archers Advice

The sky was never the limit. You can go far beyond its borders. An Archer will tell You never to take your eye Off the main target. Or else you’ll end up missing With all your arrows. © The Poets Peace

Ode to the Fish in my Dish

We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us. E.M. Forester They say, there are only forty fish in the sea. Swimming from coast to coast, away from the big boat- Belongs to the fisherman keeps it free of flea. So…

Heavy Head #2

Life is a field of unlimited possibilities. Deepak Chopra When my heavy head hits the pillow My mind the world outside my window Forgets by falling into a dream Where my heroes were always made to scream- Day in day out from dusk till the dawn In a world that you will never warn If…

Heavy Head #1

You will never be the person you can be if pressure, tension and discipline are taken out of your life. James Bilky When my heavy head hits the pillow I dream about being a hero Soaring through the clear blue skies Like a bird on his way to save the lives Of chicks at rest…

Running Scared

To teach is to touch a life forever. I remember when I used to be scared Of an empty canvas and a blank white page. Pen and paper in my hand yet afraid Was I to pen to paper, to pen my rage. © 2019 The Poets Peace

The Vet

Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly. Julie Andrews If you are a man And you have got a sick pet Take it to the vet. © 2019 The Poets Peace

The Shining Star

If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians. Warren Buffet ‘Oh! What can ail thee, shining star in the sky?’ That have watched over me from a place afar; With your wandering eye, there were the birds fly, Way up high in the sky to hide from…

Tanka #1 | Sunflowers

Quality begins within…and works its way without. Picking the petals off the smiling sunflowers Does she love me? Not? Oh! Tell me you wise flowers Does she love me? Not? Check out the prompt below Carpe Diem Haiku Kai © 2019 The Poets Peace