12 Degrees & Skiving

what began as year-long challenge has become perpetual until further notice

Category Archives: Poesia in Italiano

January

winter’s cheek against us that hard slavic plane stark mountain roofline drags attention across the page — la guancia d’inverno ci porta quel piano slavo e duro la montagna in profilo … Continue reading

January 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Shout / Grida

in the event of reality please unhinge swing on the gate make it shriek that it dared to sprout roots on the ins and outs of you — nel caso della realtà si prega … Continue reading

August 29, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Kiss / Il Bacio

in his mouth he collected the seashell of my ear the sudden ahhh-hush of an ocean close — nella sua bocca lui ha raccolto la conchiglia del mi’orecchio l’ahhh-hush improviso dell’oceano presso … Continue reading

August 22, 2015 · 5 Comments

The Orchid II / L’Orchidea II

because she lives beside a mirror she only needed to spring two heads they poke out their tongues at reflections perfumed breath underpins my studio overlaps oils each word I … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Orchid I / L’Orchidea I

a gift I thought I’d killed with neglect surprised me with a stem shot lightward bowed it studded it over several days with seven dragon heads topaz tongued pearl maned … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · 4 Comments

il giro e la luce / the uncoiling and the light

una poesia piccolina dell’amore per il mio grandissimo amore a tiny love poem for my big, big love tu sei la luce che chiama alla mia pelle vivente da dentro … Continue reading

June 3, 2014 · 7 Comments

NaPoWriMo • 30 April • Rabbit / Coniglio

hollow boned, feather furred, strange then the troposphere was not granted you, yours is stretched flight over field and brake belly skimming sweet dewed blades timorous, tremulous ears sleeked flat … Continue reading

April 30, 2014 · 6 Comments

NaPoWriMo • 29 April • the probable truth of space / la verità probabile di spazio

NB: A traditional Haiku (5, 7, 5 syllables) is an experiment in Italiano and took 5 stanzas and a fair bit of rearranging to follow through. Un Haiku tradizionale (5, … Continue reading

April 30, 2014 · 2 Comments

NaPoWriMo • 26 April • Lunch / Pranzo

lunch was that day coins of zucchini in olive oil fried till their skins glowed lapis tropical orchid lobes of smoked salmon pitted earth of brown bread with butter oh … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 · Leave a comment
A Ciência nas Coisas

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The Artistry

by Isabelle Warren

the poet's billow

a resource for moving poetry

Two Twitch A Tale

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I help you unlock the peace and strength already within you

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Book Humour. A Sideways Perspective on the Bonkers Business of Books

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Fugitive Fragments

by Mike McGuire

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A Creative State of Mind

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Writing for Children and Young Adults #amwriting

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A topnotch WordPress.com site

Blood On Borrowed Wings

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In the Groove...

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Poesy plus Polemics

Words of Wonder, Worry and Whimsy

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se non sarò serena, mi rasserenerò

Globe Drifting

Global issues, travel, photography & fashion. Drifting across the globe; the world is my oyster, my oyster through a lens.

Indie Hero

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Bringing you love through spirit!

A Mirror Obscura,

Poetry, musings and sightings from where the country changes

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A peaceful place to relax while on my wild joyride to Egypt from South Carolina.

The Perfect Nose

Sewing, illustration and design.

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