Daily Archives: August 5, 2014

Meeting

Written for:  Carpe Diem “Little Ones” #12, Shadorma The Shadorma is a poetic form consisting of a six-line stanza (or sestet). The form is alleged to have originated in Spain. Each stanza has a syllable count of three syllables in the … Continue reading

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Lasso Me

Written for The Mag #231 You get used to the sun, sonny boy. It becomes part of your skin, as does this hot, dry land, dusty sand ingrained like grit that never fully washes clean. I learned to lasso when … Continue reading

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Island Weary

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #172 words:  last, disclose, point, flamboyant, signal, irritation, appetite, bliss, sun, tire, sound, jumbled She is tired, irritated at the relentless brightness of the sun. At first the romantic island sounded like bliss, which … Continue reading

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Ariana

Written for Creative Bloomings #161, “Highly A-Mused” Today, write a poem describing what your muse looks like. Give it a name, a face, physical characteristics. Breathe life into your muse, and it will stick around and serve you well! Wrapped … Continue reading

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