Category Archives: Poems about Life
“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit at a typewriter and bleed.” -Ernest Hemingway Ten years old There is a wound that never heals A brown, crusty, scabrous shroud overlies it Like fragile bark on a young … Continue reading
I have been taking a class in Haiku on Allpoetry.com. The following is one of my completed assignments: ©Deborah Goschy
Today’s poem is a biopoem. A biopoem is a way to identify yourself through adjectives, relationships, likes, feelings, fears, needs, what you give to others, a goal, and the place where you live. Deborah Warm, Funny, Sensitive, Creative, Daughter of … Continue reading
For Mother’s Day an acrostic lauding mothers. Out of all of the roles I have or may yet fill, the role of mother will always be the most important to me. Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers out there!
From a poetry prompt involving taking songs from your playlist.
I was inspired yesterday at my son’s confirmation. The photograph is of the interior of the worship space at St Peter and Paul’s Church in Mankato, Minnesota. The church was built in 1855.
A cheater’s Haiku: 5-7-7 about bubbles. ©Deborah Goschy, May 2014