My Poetry

Collection by Jody Love

Jody Love
The Melt-down: A Haibun @ humanTriumphant

The Melt-Down

I can’t do this another moment. The thought was coiling its way around her inner being, replacing her prior mantra that she could do anything when necessary to achieve her goals. Her goal was to ma…

humanTriumphant | Word of Mouth


celebrating the effervescence of the human spirit

Nature of Things

The Nature of Things

NaPoWriMo is rapidly coming to an end, along with a very cold, wet and busy April. I managed to fulfill my commitment of posting at least one poem each day during this past month (even if that mean…

Fiscal Cliff Diving

Fiscal Cliff Diving

How will we survive On the edge of a fiscal cliff With dems and republicans In their usual rifts? How long can we hang on to this dreaded ledge Before someone finally stops Driving this pain…

In Honor of October as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In Honor of October as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Waging War in Shearing Pink She was a mother, she was a sister, She was a cousin, she was a friend; The woman who became the warrior. Took up her armor, wielded her weapons, Yelled out the battle c…

The Curse of the CRUSH (The Spirit of South Sudan)
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The Curse of the CRUSH

The excruciating pain of the crush never once defeated the spirit any more than any such pain caused a boulder to become a pile of gravels. Only the continual, steadfast assault of the aggressor, d…

Eye Detector  (a playful poetic punch on beauty)

Eye Detector (a playful poetic punch on beauty)

One of the Daily Prompts last week was: Pick a random word and do a Google image search on it. Check out the eleventh picture it brings up. Write about whatever that image brings to mind. (Oh, I j…