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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 →

Once Upon a Song….

The Preamble: The challenge on dVerse poets is to begin a poem with 'once upon...' but NOT to use 'time'. So, I love links..and decided to personalise some of my favourite songs/artists. And here, I've linked Cher, GeorgeMichael, The Verve,... Continue Reading →

Journey of a Song

The journey of a song is without puzzle or deceit ...seeping between teeth ...falling away from pursed lips It may change in cadence and pitch but a melody remains true in that it never lies and a chorus echoes eternal... Continue Reading →


Everlasting love No myth but a heartfelt song Till death do us part ©Vivian Zems (#Senryu) Heeding haiku with Chèvrefeuille ~Everlasting Love    

A Song

(#Elfje) Robin She perches On a branch And begins to sing: 'Tweet!' Mick's Short Form Poetry Challenge #4

My Melody

(#Tanka) When I wind her up I feel my tears in shadow She breaks into song Melodious and haunting Her singing, a gift to me Copyright- 2017 Vivian Zems Colleen's Weekly Poetry Challenge #51-Gift/Song  

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