Monthly Archives: August 2014

“Harvest Dusk”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #104, Jim Kacian’s 5th “harvest dusk” Now it’s up to you to write/compose an all new haiku inspired on the one by Kacian and in the same sense, tone and spirit as that haiku. harvest … Continue reading

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All Roads

Written for:  Carpe Diem #548, Traveler We journey far on outer roads, and within How much do you see?   http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Flame

Written for:  Carpe Diem #547, Flame A flame of shame burns across many nations Does no one wish peace?

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Hello?

Written for:  Margo Roby’s Poem Tryouts I had promised a pot luck day, today, so you may happily browse the Net for a painting, or a photograph that yells ‘Helloooo!” as you go by. Or, you can look at the … Continue reading

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The Convention

Written for Poetic Asides #277 For today’s prompt, write a malfunction poem. A consensus was reached at the yearly meeting of American Appliances. The stove volunteered to falter first, followed, one month to the date, by the refrigerator, shuddering once … Continue reading

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Summer Parting

Written for:  Creative Bloomings InForm:  Lannet The “Lannet” is a form of sonnet, consisting of 14 lines. There is a strict syllable count of 10 per line. It has NO END-LINE RHYMING SCHEME. Only internal rhyme is allowed. There is … Continue reading

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Silence

Written for:  Carpe Diem #546, Silence How would you describe silence?   An empty beach Whoosh of rushing water I am at peace       http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/2014/08/carpe-diem-546-silence.html

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Protected

Written for:  Carpe Diem Sparkling Stars #2, Kikaku’s “The beggar” “When Soshi was about to die, his disciples wished to bury him in a grand style, but Soshi said, “My coffin will be Heaven and Earth; for the funeral ornaments … Continue reading

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Stand Up

Written for:  Carpe Diem #545, Tolerance He chooses gay life Friends decline invitation Now that they know him http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/2014/08/carpe-diem-545-tolerance.html

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Untranslatable

Written for The Mag  #234 In a field of fading flowers, the artist sets aside his canvas, unable to reconcile the indigo inky sky thrusting silver coins from its bosom, with a blank canvas that baits him to define in … Continue reading

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