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Madly-in-Verse Just a space to hang out my poetry

English - Poems, Verse, Poetry
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Madly-in-Verse · 1d ago

Compelled

Mountains of Mauritius by Mira Boolell Khushiram Mountains spike the horizon, and I’m still compelled by those gradients, though I’ve climbed sudden roadside slopes, sprawling limbs...
Madly-in-Verse · 1W ago

Catching up : Write...Edit...Publish...August 2017

It’s time to get back to Write...Edit...Publish... hosted by authors Denise and Yolanda. Posting a bit early as per host request :) As always, pleased to be back at WEP after a too hectic ho...
Madly-in-Verse · 2W ago

The Rib

You’re my secret tunnel, and its trapdoor - the small hollows in the wood polished smooth by my feet and years on the darkened floor, my failsafe escape from the harshest of truths. You’...
Madly-in-Verse · 3W ago

Malfuf wa Malik : Cairo to Chicago via the Middle Ground

Listen to Cheb Hasni, a Rai musician from Algeria, popular across North Africa, but as was usual for his time, more popular abroad than at home. He performed at concerts in US, France, Japan...
Madly-in-Verse · 4W ago

Street Urchin

Happiness comes in narrow corridors where no furniture achieves the right fit and wall art doesn’t improve the décor - nothing manages to lift the minute. It arrives unbidden - a street ...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

Vacancies 2017

The monsoon and I arrive, every year about the same time, and the sky’s shampooed with sudsy clouds, the asphalt’s rinsed in mud,        all the way through the city up to here awash ...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

Night sky

This too is a kind of happy - just briefly preoccupied - that the night sky is forever though one pole star has died. This too is a kind of happy that others close ranks on the map ...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

The Sea, the Mountain, and the Old School Route

A couple weeks back I did some collaborative art here – used a friend’s artwork as prompts to my poetry, and the results were amazingly pleasant for both sides.  Read more about that effort ...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

Malfuf wa Malik : ...and Backstories...

Sometime in the mid-noughts, this song by Nancy Ajram was released. Nancy comes from Lebanon and is a very popular singer in the Arab world. She started her singing career in the late 90's w...
Madly-in-Verse · 2M ago

Because Memory is a Bridge: Write... Edit... Publish...June 2017

It's time to return to Write...Edit...Publish... hosted by authors Denise and Yolanda, the sumptuous badges designed by Olga, and psst...prompt inputs by yerse troolee. Posting early to co-o...