Jonathan ROBIN

Freshman - 521 Points (22 September / London)

Jonathan ROBIN Poems

2281. Haiku Greenhouse Gas 7/24/2013
2282. Self-Acceptance 2/27/2014
2283. Translations Sonnets Pour Hélène Book Ii I Soit Qu’un Sage Amoureux Pierre De Ronsard - Dry Timber Blazes Bold 9/14/2013
2284. Farewell Kevin After John Dryden Farewell, Ungrateful Traitor 5/12/2013
2285. Hong Kong 10/14/2006
2286. Androcles And The Lion 10/13/2006
2287. Versatile Verse - Polyacrostic Sonnet 8/5/2006
2288. Ukraine - Acrostic Sonnet 10/23/2006
2289. Mystery's Mirror Rhyme 10/21/2006
2290. Like Melting Snow 9/6/2013
2291. Haiku Acceleration 6/8/2013
2292. Come Dance With Me - Parody Christopher Marlowe - Come Live With Me And Be My Love 2/6/2007
2293. Haiku Empathy 7/17/2013
2294. Haiku Alliteration's Dawning Iteration Reiteration 7/26/2013
2295. The Olive Tree - Translation Joachim De Bellay L’olive 10/30/2006
2296. Farewell Misunderstandings - Parody John Dryden - Farewell, Ungrateful Traitor! 6/16/2007
2297. Individual Insolence - His P[l]ace Is Precious 10/14/2006
2298. Floods And Gales After Robert Frost Fire And Ice 6/27/2013
2299. A L'Illustration - French And English Acrostic Translation 9/6/2013
2300. Memory Of Cats - After T.S. Eliot And Andrew Lloyd Webber 10/21/2006
2301. I Remember, I Remember - Past And Present After Thomas Hood And William Wordsworth - Lucy 6/2/2008
2302. Sing A Song Of Sixth Sense Mad Off Course - Murder Goose Rhymes 9/22/2009
2303. Translations Sonnets Pour Hélène Pierre De Ronsard - Lovesick 2/3/2009
2304. Elizabethan Ode - French And English Alliteration Acrostic 11/6/2008
2305. From Ink To Inklings 12/26/2006
2306. Mary Had A Little Vamp After Sarah Josepha Hale And John Keats Ode To A Nightingale 5/3/2007
2307. A Beam Of Light 10/22/2006
2308. Beyond The Tears 6/1/2013
2309. Sharp Harp Carp On Time’s Warped Tarp Time's Frieze Caesura: Seize Frees Time’s Usury 8/21/2013
2310. Beauty Is Truth, Truth Beauty 4/28/2013
2311. Best Fruit Salad 7/9/2013
2312. Shaft O'Thrills - Parody William Wordsworth - Daffodils 10/25/2006
2313. The Eagle’s Malvolio After Alfred Tennyson The Eagle And William Shakespeare 10/23/2006
2314. Sa'Adi's Roses - Translation Les Roses De Sa'Adi M. Desbordes-Valmore 10/22/2006
2315. Tarantella With An Umbrella During The Drought - Parody Hilaire Belloc – Tarantella 10/22/2006
2316. Who Points The Terror Finger? 7/1/2007
2317. Butterfly - Acrostic Translation Alphonse De Lamartine – Le Papillon 10/11/2008
2318. Haiku Meiosis 7/17/2013
2319. Zoo Blues - Parody T.S. Eliot Macavity 10/9/2008
2320. Break Break Break 10/23/2006
Best Poem of Jonathan ROBIN

My Familiar Dream - Translations Paul Verlaine – Mon Rêve Familier

I often have some strange and striking dreams
about an unknown girl, of love we share,
each time the same, each time a different air
about her swirls, who understands it seems.

She loves and understands me, from her beams
a crystal pure dismissing strife and care.
She, only, eases heart-ache and despair,
soothing pain with tears’ refreshing streams.

She’s blond, brunette, reflecting russet gleams?
I know not, nor her name and voice though fair
and sounding-soft if feels, far off I swear,
like loved ones Life has banished from its schemes.

A ...

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Dialogue

DIALOGUE
'Prior, I'm sure you'll agree,
though external beauty,
be but dermal, no higher,
sea sole, fowl from my fryer
prior approval would see,
should assuage thy belly!
Wine, fine spirits as well! '
When his menu he'd sell

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