Tag Archives: Original Poetry

Standing Alone ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

In Its Own Light All color is drained from an offering that holds nothing more than the bones of a life spent pursuing a dream with no hope of realization. Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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Pain and Renewal: A Poetry Anthology ~ Ken Gierke

Reblogged from rivrvlogr: My poem, “Unwound,” appears in Pain & Renewal, A Poetry Anthology, from Vita Brevis Press. It’s available in digital and print editions, and the details can be found at Vita Brevis. Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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True Course ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

True Course Find the truth in this passage. Beneath the cold layers of deceit lies Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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Shades of Gray ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

Shades of Gray Let me in. Don’t let me in. Door after door, opening, leading ever deeper. Questions within questions. The light in your eyes telling me to enter, yet offering no answers. Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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Out of Darkness ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

That we come out of the darkness does not mean there will always be light. We leave behind the trials that have plagued us for better days, but challenges come at the most unexpected of times. Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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Awakening ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

Awakening Casting a light across the shadow that would have brought me down, you were my future, the horizon Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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Friend Me ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

Friend Me Crystal clear, this vision: crowded together, en masse, in our virtual world. Our intricacies on display, ready to be rooted out by curious minds. Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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Dragon Sunset ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

Dragon Sunset As dark massive spikes towered From the spine of the great beast, Earth rumbled at its power, A monstrous bellow released. In legends of the ages, That disastrous call brought tears. Tales of its mighty rages Echoing, still, … Continue reading

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What Lies Beneath ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

What Lies Beneath Consider a reflection. What is hidden cannot be measured. There is a depth that must be experienced. The full weight is not borne by one limb. Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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No Shadow Too Dark ~ Ken Gierke #writephoto

No Shadow Too Dark Storms will cast their shadows, yet never dim the star that shines upon us, its light held, as well, within our hearts for those days that would be darkest, were it not   Continue reading at … Continue reading

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