Daily Archives: September 11, 2014

Harvest Moon

Written for:  Carpe Diem’s “Sparkling Stars” #4, Basho’s “the autumn full moon” the autumn full moon:all night longI paced round the lake. © Basho Planting By light of harvest moon Many rich crops        © Sara McNulty    

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The Lost Man

Written for:  Margo Roby’s Poem Tryouts:  “The Unexpected” While looking with new eyes at the things along your route, be open in particular to the unexpected, the ‘Oh! I never noticed that’ or ‘Oh! How unusual’. Keep yourself open at … Continue reading

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Messing With Dogs

Written for:  Poetic Asides #279 Where’s your ball? Where’s your doggie? Where’s your bone? Dogs run back and forth bringing whatever they want, of course. When I cannot get a toy away from them, I throw another. Now they are … Continue reading

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New Love

Written for: Creative Bloomings, InForm:  Roundel The rondel is yet another short poetic form that evolved from the songs of medieval French troubadours, using repeated refrain lines to create a circular motion in the poem so that it wraps back … Continue reading

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