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What nickname do I give a song sparked by the sight of a smile? What synonym do I append to a laugh that whistles like the wind? ‘Tis only a poem I can think of -a poem I pen anytime... Continue Reading →

The Makeover

“Her nights are full of the red teeth of death” from Life / Dead Man’s Float   In pulpal chambers filled with pain and anger Death rages in agony -of which she finds funny “I’ll trade you,”she says “3 root... Continue Reading →

A River in Egypt

A ghost of a smile Detached from those haunted eyes Mind in denial (C)- Vivian Zems  (#Senryu) Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Tuesday Challenge No. 54: GHOST & HAUNT  

What’s With The Smile?

(#Sedoka) Happiness shows up It's not even a feeling It's a place of surprises   No expectations, Promises, obligations It's simply..sigh... happiness Copyright -2017 Vivian Zems  

Hidden Pain

Smile Is Shallow Covering Deep Pain and Sorrow Dawn, Hope and Promise Tomorrow   Copyright 2017  Vivian Zems

Gloria Carter

Living in the shadow Can you imagine what Kind of life it is to live? In the shadows people See you as happy and free Because that's what you Want them to see Living two lives Happy, but not free... Continue Reading →

Just Smile

A real smile comes from the heart It worms its way up the body Forcing lips apart A fake smile is an Illusion That starts in the face Its vanishes as quickly Not leaving a trace Give me your smile... Continue Reading →

A Miracle

It's  Better than you know  The timing is just apropos  It's greater than a high As I reach for the sky It'll take us awhile To tone down these smiles But miracles are rare They are always new And I'm... Continue Reading →

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