Only the Classics

Only the Classics

The roots from which poetry as we know it has flourished. Taking you back to the classical era, one stanza at a time.

Robyn Welborne22 days ago
A Gathering of Poetic Voices
Shakespearean Sonnet #142: "The Death of Amethyst" Come and share with me the sorrows I’ve found For the once love of my previous life, A tragic end such met us both to ground--- ‘Tis the sudden tale ...
Kadesh Vega2 months ago
Highborn Damnation
Spirit in bondage, of a nightworld so vain Forever lamenting amidst somber domain Archangels weep choirs as if heaven in flames, hath cast them as fallen with scorn and disdain Softly breaks silence t...
Declan Nieradka3 months ago
Nothing to the Sands of Time
Time. None, it evades. Minutes... Weeks... Decades... Halt and desist, it doth not. Quite unrelenting in thought. Tis a commodity most sought, However, it cannot be bought. The Sands of Time Keep on P...
Felecia Burgett3 months ago
Fanged Seraph
I picture a flattened drake made of beaded gem yet nothing so spectacular what it must be like tongue heavy tipped black inking out of your cleft my mind finds strength to take the world a strange, an...
Denisse Lizeth4 months ago
Blossom
“Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate. Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer's lease hath all too short a date.” -Shakespeare Have the tre...
Spencer Barrett4 months ago
625 Days
When the world doth fall will you remain? Fifteen thousand hours I spend waiting at rocky end; I wait and wait again Until at last you begin creating. You molded shape from none; coaxing with hands in...
Kaloriinn Mason5 months ago
The Roads of Hell
I've walked the roads of hell, often looking back, never doth thine own feet did tarry, even for rest when weary. Walking circles round at crossroads bound, until a choice had been found. A sea of evi...
Crown Nobl35 months ago
Heartfelt Moments / January 2017
That candid moment when his eyes gaze upon her canvas. So pure and genuine. Her love captivates him. That candid moment when her eyes pierce his soul. So precious and guarded. His love captivates her....
Kayla Starr5 months ago
Ovid's Movement From Mythology
Introduction Through great minds we receive great intellect, but furthermore, greater comprehension of cultural diversity throughout periodical works. We gain the ancient stories of the fulfillment of...