Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Player

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #167 words:  single, approach, present, key, phase, player, flint, scratch, level, attach, grain The Player’s approach to single, sharply dressed women in an obviously distressed phase of their lives, was to present himself as … Continue reading

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A Field

Written for:  Carpe Diem #501, strawberry Imagine a field No battles fought, end of war Ripe, sweet strawberries

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Ginko Leaves

Written for:  Carpe Diem #500, gingko leaves Fanned leaves of gingko Delicate, swaying, soft green Memory keeper

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Lavender Lulu Swirl

Written for :  The Daily Post at WordPress.com, “Flavor” #32″ A local ice cream parlor invites you to create a new wacky flavor. It needs to channel the very essence of your personality. What’s in it? A swirl of lavender honey … Continue reading

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Buttercups

Written for:  Carpe Diem #499, buttercups Against a blue sky Wide cups of butter yellow Brightening the sun

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Our Birds

Written for:  Carpe Diem Ghost Writer #14 “Creation” (provided by Gillena Cox) Birds build nest in yard We do not know their name.  All awaiting new life

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Butterfly

Written for:  Carpe Diem #498, butterfly Stained glass wings The Monarch moves with a breeze Colors spin and arc

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Scents from the Sea

Written for:  The Daily Prompt at WordPress.com “Seasonal Scents” S’mores, salty ocean breezes, veggie burgers on the grill, sweaty people on the bus — what’s the smell you associate the most with summer? I smell coconut lotion drifting down all … Continue reading

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Pop Tarts

Written for: Poetic Asides #268 – Word Association Pick one or more to write your poem.  The word does not have to appear anywhere in the poem or title, but it’s totally fine if it does.  Word List:     … Continue reading

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Moonlight Mistake

Written for:  Creative Bloomings InForm:  Octameter – 16 lines, 2 stanzas of 8 lines each, 5 syllables per line, rhyme:  a/b/c/d/e/d/f/d,  g/h/c/g/i/g/d/d On a moonlit night they met in the park. She was young and free, while he was older … Continue reading

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