[OSList] Poetry on the oslist
Elwin and Joan
elwinandjoan at yahoo.com
Fri Jan 29 11:55:46 PST 2021
Brilliant Jeff, absolutely brilliant!
You get the prize.
Thank you... I needed that.
On Friday, January 29, 2021, 02:52:18 PM EST, Jeff Aitken via OSList <oslist at lists.openspacetech.org> wrote:
An open space
Held in surprising
Just because our
Linger at the screen
Qiqo is a
On Fri, Jan 29, 2021, 10:12 AM Jeff Aitken <r.jeff.aitken at gmail.com> wrote:
Hi folks. The warm invite to check the oslist archives led me on a good journey last night. Some of the jewels I found were poems, from the days of the "poetry celebration and contest" that lived here for a long while.
Poems of open space! With a convenor naming a poetic "form" to follow for that round of celebration.
Here is one, in the form of three stanzas of haiku.
huge pens and newsprint
like twigs and leaves on the floor:
fall forest clearing.
wall like wide canvas
bare, primed, awaiting fresh strokes
painted by our hearts.
circle of welcome,
like setting an old table
for neighbors and friends.
Here is one in a fun form using an alphabet. It's not about open space, but is about writing a poem, kinda. (Without launching a new Celebration formally, i invite you to try it...)
Believe you too
Do a poem, and
Gracefully – I
Line up in
Poems - it’s
Reasonable to get
So many words
Xcept if you get this far it’s sometimes trouble.
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