Practicing Poetess Poems
- Newly Fallen Rain Raindrops glistening on tree leaves Like ...
- The Good Poets Come Out At Nig... There must be something In ...
- Lovely Way To Die / Second Cha... What a lovely way to ...
- Love On Mars: (Love At First B... People speak of love at ...
- The Sound Of Peace The sound of peace, so sweet, Is not ...
- You're The Best Part Of Me You're black coffee; I'm the ...
- Soul Tie My eyes are blue, And his are brown. His hands ...
Biography of Practicing Poetess
As best she remembers, Practicing Poetess wrote her first poem at about the age of seven. (Her mother saved a copy of some early childhood poetry, written in crayon, in her baby album.) Practicing Poetess has written on-and-off since then, over the years. She takes her inspiration from a myriad of sources, including but not limited to her own thoughts and experiences, the experiences of others, and her very fertile imagination! As of this date, she has been a member of Poem Hunter for 6 months, and was selected for Member Poem of the Day on Friday 23rd June,2017, and again on Wednesday 25th October,2017.
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'''If you hear no evil, see no evil, and think no evil, then chances are you'll never write a best-selling novel! '''Though humourous, unfortunately there's too much truth in that. Probably why I stick to writing poetry. My aim is not become rich, just to pass along ...
''In order to create beauty,Thinking of my artist friends in their studio space. But also, of poets surrounded by rough drafts, crumpled paper, and fragments of uncompleted poem...
Often you first have to make a mess!''
''The best way to predict your future, is to CREATE it, yourself.''life experience
''The happiest people don't HAVE the best of everything;Same principle as 'When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade'.
they MAKE the best of everything.''
''Most all truly great writing is a blend of fact and fiction.Something I've increasingly come to realise, the longer I am on this site creating fresh new poems.
The fact makes it believable.
The fiction keeps it interesting.''
Newly Fallen Rain
Raindrops glistening on tree leaves
Like diamonds in the sun,
Tiny little rivulets
Of water on the run,
Rain cascades from gutters like
A waterfall's begun,
Instant birdbaths for the birds,
They're having lots of fun.
As I listen to the steady
Drip and every drop,
I begin to wonder if
It's ever going to stop!
Trees are bending in the wind
Despite their soaking tops,
My poor balcony's a mess,
I'll have to get the mop!