Corona Poetry Live

SELF-ISOLATION by anonymous

April 20, 2020

A personal and social love song. I’m coming to a realisation That self isolation With you, would End this desolation. My sweet longing for you…

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THE MIRROR By Carrie Pemberton Ford

April 20, 2020

White light strikes Ice blue eyes, Smooth skin Lipstick smeared Blood red Milk teeth Glinting Look left A line Of smiles Reach Into infinity Look…

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MIRROR by Tina Angotti

April 20, 2020

(check out this beautiful song) https://youtu.be/X_dG9BhpSj0

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THE OWL & THE PUSSYCAT by Edward Lear Sent in by Rupert Finch

April 20, 2020

The Owl and the Pussy-Cat went to sea In a beautiful pea-green boat: They took some honey, and plenty of money Wrapped up in a…

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A MILLION EARTHS FIT INTO OUR SUN By Beth Haist

April 20, 2020

The rays machete through my apartment today slashing thru the gloom adding hope layer by layer– Light lifts me- Allows fresh insight into how fleeting…

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RUNNING OUT OF THINGS TO SAY? by Fiona Goodwin

April 19, 2020

Do you think we will run out of words? Have nothing left to say? When you’re in love There is a never ending stream of…

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ADVICE TO A TRAINEE MONK by Prakasa Yoga

April 19, 2020

Master, how can I face isolation? – Clean your house. Thoroughly. In every corner. Even the ones you never felt like, the courage and the…

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ISOLATION THERAPY by Patricia Behan

April 19, 2020

At 6:45pm West Coast Time You Have 4942 Friends On Your Timeline. 58 More To Go Before You Move Your Show. OMG I Think I…

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WHEN I AM 91 by Jill Schoenemann

April 19, 2020

When I am 91 will I be any fun Will I think life has passed me by Will I fear the grave Will I have…

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ANECDOTE by Patricia Whittle

April 19, 2020

I too had some pretty strange experiences in the UK. When i was around 10 my friends and I were playing under the Palace pier…

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INVISIBLE ENEMY by Mary Gubata

April 19, 2020

We never thought we would ever see this day, The world paralyzed, at home we must stay. We are at war with an invisible enemy…

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OH MY COUNTRY by Andrea Stone

April 19, 2020

Oh my country Oh my world I miss you so I long for your touch to hear you breathe out of breath Tasty salty sweaty…

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PERSPECTIVE unknown author from Enne Michael

April 19, 2020

WE ARE NOT IN THE SAME BOAT … I heard that we are all in the same boat, but it’s not like that. We are…

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HALFWAY DOWN by AA Milne from the 1924 collection “When we were Very Young”, Sent in by Rupert Finch

April 19, 2020

Halfway down the stairs Is a stair Where I sit. There isn’t any Other stair Quite like It. I’m not at the bottom, I’m not…

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TOO CLOSE, NO MASK by Fiona Goodwin.

April 18, 2020

You don’t care about me Lululemon And I’m not taking out on you because you’re slim And you don’t care about me Mr Adonis When…

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OLD BONES By Adrienne Parks

April 18, 2020

I love old bones Tumbling stones in our red rock river They glisten. Wet. I listen. Moans made in sweet sleep Aroused in the dark…

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POETRY WONT WORK TODAY by Sabine Lehmann

April 18, 2020

Today I think no poetry will serve enough to make us feel better Tomorrow maybe but unlikely Maybe next week or the week after Also…

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THIRTY SECOND THOUGHTS by Patricia Behan

April 18, 2020

Funny, Sad, Lonely, Healthy, Cat, Fat, Walk, Snow, Cold, Lazy, Crazy, Horny, Shower.. Not My Best But Will Have To Do My Friends Found It…

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ESCAPING by Beth Haist

April 18, 2020

The Ides of March and now everyday stretches innumerably before  and war time jargon fits ,, I hate this frontline talk because (all my loved…

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TAI CHI Ii by Beth Haist

April 18, 2020

Cut daffodils Easy sacrifices for our table Paper thin delicacies Sweet as amaretto shots In this fleeting Russian Orthodox Day The JESUS prayer intoned Too…

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