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To Love: Espresso or Poetry?

Howdy! From my Pen today, I bring you a heartwarming love poem:  A Siren Song.Here Goes...A Siren Song© August 2019 Thomas Muriuki the colour of your lipsas tempting as a…

Humpday Haiku: Thine Effiminate Swell

Howdy!Today invite you to savour minimalist poetry; a haiku.Here goes: Thine effeminate swell Dulicent like the dance of palm treesBeat by the misty winds on a tropical…

Poem 92. Sign of Love: to Lesbia

The last feature of the parody series of Catullu's love poems is poem 92. Sign of Love. I find it somewhat entertaining and wrote mimicry of the same.Here goes...   Poem 92.…

Love Poem 107. Back Again: to Lesbia

Welcome to Friday!As the saying goes...Music sounds better on Friday, always; can we say the same of poetry?Let's find out. Today's item of interest is a parody of Catullus's…

5. Let’s Live and Love: to Lesbia

Today's pastiche of catullus's love poems is poem 5. Let’s Live and Love: to Lesbia: Let us just be; wild and wild,  Live and love, my Lesbia And the words of the old, and so…

Honey is to Bees as Poetry is to Man

Today's feature of the parody of Catullu's love poems is:  Poem no. 51. An Imitation of Sappho: to Lesbia.I must say, I enjoyed writing this parody as much as I enjoyed reading…