Daily Archives: May 28, 2014

What a Wabbit!

Carpe Diem #478, Rascal (Mayan Mythology)   Bunny eats carrots Hunter sneaks up with rifle Bunny holds up sign   Bunny holds up sign Sign reads, No Hunting Today Hunter scratches head   Hunter scratches head Thought it was hunting … Continue reading

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Hatter `n Hare

Written for:  Poets United, Midweek Motif~Best Friends Their tea parties were popular, their table well set with china. A decorative sugar pot added to the decor, although, in order to use it, one wold have to remove a wee critter. … Continue reading

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#getmeout.com

Written for:  Poetics Aside For this week’s prompt, use a new(er) word in a poem. Merriam-Webster recently added 150 new terms to its collegiate dictionary He texted her, but she did accept the message, her head was wrapped in iPod … Continue reading

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Plane vs. Train

Written for Creative Bloomings/InForm: Rhyme Royal (7 lines (usually iambic pentameter) a/b/a/b/b/c/c She simply could not abide air travel, especially seated in the middle. All her nerve endings seemed to unravel. Woman in window seat needs to piddle, and the … Continue reading

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Beginnings

Written for:  Carpe Diem #476 -Popol-Vuh Creation story from Mayan mythology Tranquil sea and sky Earth has not surface, no sounds Life forms threaten peace  

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Lessons

Carpe Diem #477, Hunting (from Mayan mythology) (one should never go out by their self to do a difficult task that one doesn’t have the right ability or experience because it may end up hurting loved ones around them.) Sun bright on water They … Continue reading

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Foreign Field

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga #36 (provided by JRB) in a foreign fieldthe wind still invokes their namesthe blood red poppies (c) JRB So far from home they traveled Now flowers laid on grave sites (Sara)  

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Remember Them

Written for:  Carpe Diem – Distillation of  In Flanders Field In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns … Continue reading

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