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the rope of reason tugs at the heart of my soul I'm lost in wine ©Vivian Zems Carpe Diem Haiku Kai #1390 Inspired by Rumi, the Mystical Poet The Flute Weeps: the flute weeps to the pacing drum the drunken... Continue Reading →

The Fifth Voyage of Sinbad

beast of burden a gift from sea to land turns to wine  ©Vivian Zems Carpe Diem Haiku Kai #1351 Image from Pinterest


Wine melting shadows Fear journeys beyond thought A cup of dreams ©Vivian Zems Carpe Diem #1232- Past regrets and future fears Ah! my Beloved, fill the Cup that clears TO-DAY of past Regrets and future Fears – To-morrow? – Why,... Continue Reading →

A Fine Shield (# Tanka)

Words, sweet as honey Such charm, flowing like fine wine Confident and brave Yet, it is a mask she wears Armour, to protect her core (A Tanka Poem) Copyright 2017- Vivian Zems Colleens-weekly-poetry-challenge #46-Tanka-honey-wine

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