Poetry There are a number of poets among the Ovi team, so we have gathered the together here.
| ||A Sleep Over|
With a smile on his face
And brown paper bag He knocked on our door
With everything he had
| ||Midnight Wind At The Carnival|
The chill air tumbles down from the moon
And splashes through trembling leaves
Tainted by the icebergs of Europa.
| ||The sorrows of Jerusalem|
We've found each other again on
this island. Call it a kingdom or
perhaps this is an empire.
| ||Those early years|
I didn't learn much in those early years,
just remembered a few essential things,
and my middle years were mostly spent
convalescing through my hidden fears.
| ||I Think About You Rodney King|
I sit in a
And read about
On an Athenian
| ||Kindness all on|
When there is direct active verbal sparring
And people at each other senselessly sharp lash ,
Or when head to foot in the thick of it downright jarring
| ||The Master And His Palimpsest|
I do not know who I am nor why.
I scribble seasons on the earth and sky.
I prescribe the heat, cold, wet and dry
| ||The ghost of punishment, repentance and hope|
Once she was my lover (or rather,
the love of my life). She's neither now. Just ghost.
She was the furthest planet planted
| ||Power Song - Number Two|
Song that remembers there are tides
Song that remembers there are orphans
Song to the heights of tree, beyond trees to the heights of clouds
Song to mountain summits
| ||Experiments High Jaunt|
And with that absolute intrinsic essence flowering
Each sonnet brims with reveries to read.
All ready high to fly, each line that sings assuring