Violet P. Davies

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Rhyming Unreasonably
4 days ago
No reason, no rhyme, no reason, no rhyme, I feel I’ve been floating for quite some time Let all be assured that I’m never too sad Though sometimes I think I might like to go mad Think not for a moment...
Orange Peeled
4 days ago
Alert, but with heavy eyelids The briefest of wars begins Pith under the fingernails Don’t let any juice escape Take it all off in one piece The clementine lies naked Conquered Pick the last scraps of...
Safe
18 days ago
You give so easily And I don't like to ask for things So leave it to me to breathe in deep And ask for something you can't give me My outsides are cold And my insides are warm But whenever I try to le...
Liquid Gold
a month ago
The swing seat on the verandah The most demure kind of fun You swung by, hoping you could land her And found her poised to perfection Perched side saddle with a glimmer in her eye That said you could ...
Autumn Haiku
a month ago
The turning begins And I start breathing faster October excites Pink trees! Pink trees! Pink! Ivy changes colour too! So much new to me Grass glows greener yet With a slick varnish of rain And pulsati...
No Cause for Concern
a month ago
Please don't be concerned by all these words That oxidize when I set them down The ink gets blurred And starts tattooing frown lines in my brow My poetry is purple It's always been that way It scares ...