Daily Archives: July 7, 2014

Wisteria

Written for:  Carpe Diem # 506, Issa (1) “westward waves of wisteria” – Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit. the holy man’s westward waves of wisteria fresh-bloomed © Kobayashi Issa Hanging purple grapes Wisteria winds ’round doors … Continue reading

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Inspiration From a Bottle

Written for:  The Daily Post at WordPress.com, “Generous Genies” Remember those lovely genies who grant wishes? Well, you’re one and you’ve just been emancipated from your restrictive lamp. You can give your three wishes to whomever you want. Who do you give your three wishes … Continue reading

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Haunted Campsite

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #168 Words:  simple, arms, ragged, candle, hill, rain, blood, ghosts, image, blind, cape, mission All night, from the top of the hill, it rained blood. The ragged, red- caped blind man waved his arms, … Continue reading

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Why I Hate Camp

Written for Creative Bloomings, “Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah” Write a ten line poem belying what  you hate about camp. The first nine are your complaints; the tenth line is the “Oh, never mind, this place isn’t so bad.” revelation.  Grass … Continue reading

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