Cadent Photo : Delightfully Blissed

to be aglow with you
in all of nature’s truth
is pure heavenly bliss
like our very first kiss

Selecting images to highlight the features of sensualism might seem like a simple task, but choosing to tickle the mind without resorting to the human body’s sensual and sexual attributes poses certain challenges.

Opting to focus on nature’s truth rather than epicurean delights, this photo was a perfect match for a natural inclination towards simple pleasures.

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Catastrophic Cadence

Searching for somber words to maintain the candlelit cadence I embarked on, this word game called alliteration is proving to be quite a challenge!

Oddly enough, I’ve not creatively come up with many c-words to match these cadent headings. Of course, there are soft c’s and several “ch-sh” c’s, but matching a hard c with somber words hasn’t come that easily.

Leaning heavily on the word charcoal for today’s alliterating headline, I settled for catastrophic.

That in itself could very well be catastrophic considering there is absolutely nothing settling about anything catastrophic!

But I have to emphasize, focussing on horrendous topics while trying to make light of it, by no means is meant to downplay the reality of somber things. But at the same time – I refuse to let somberness bring me down.

Catch the shining light of this charcoal sky in the somber feature highlighted here:

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Cadent Photo : Sunglow Star

photo by cadence

At Cadent Words, this month’s features and highlights revolve around truth and reality – and as surreal as this photo might seem, it’s actually truly real.

Visit Cadent Words for more about this sunglowing star, and catch up on other featured highlights too!

PHOTO : sunglow star

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Cadent Photo : Sky Light

photo by cadence

If a picture is worth a thousand words, this one’s a sneaky one!

Selected for its spotlight shining on the endless colour of the sky, this photo was originally designed to accompany a poem titled Landscape of Love and recently inspired the creation of a Bright Mud Light cartoon character.

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PHOTO : sky light

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Cadent Image : Imago


the imago I dreamed of

the life I was to live

has not materialized

not metamorphosized

At Cadent Words, every month features not only poems and words, but drawings, photos, and colours too!

Visit Cadent Words’ featured highlights to read about how this drawing came to be and to view the Imago poem in its entirety:

IMAGE : imago

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Cadent Photo : Slated Sunset

photo by calla

Although facing further limitations due to restrictions brought on by Covid-19, I’m super excited to add a new feature to Cadent Words’ monthly highlights!

Every month, in addition to the current pages that have been featured, a new page will be added to highlight a photograph to accompany a selected poem.

With the intention to open this up for general submissions, for now, due to limited resources and time constraints, I’m resorting to my own photos, but I’m glad to introduce the very first contributor to kick off this new feature.

Visit Cadent Words for more on the first of its Cadent Photos:

PHOTO : slated sunset

Catch up on April’s featured poem and much more! There’s a new word, a new theme, a new image, and a new colour to inspire creative thoughts to draw from, write from, or shoot photos from!

Cadent Words : April

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