Daily Archives: October 16, 2014

Written for:  Carpe Diem Sparkling Stars #9, Basho’s “Through the skylark’s singing” through the skylark’s singing comes the beat of pheasants’ cries © Basho Tree limbs shake A clamor assaults my ears Bluejay chases finch    © Sara McNulty

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Rays of Sunset

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #53, Oliana’s “flying home” power-driven fowl in rays of a setting sun flies home                              © Oliana Hopes to be … Continue reading

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White Pick-up

Written for:  Poetic Asides #284 Write a pick up poem. All her friend knew she had a white pick-up. They owned cars with loans– sporty, speedy cars– but they were afraid to park them anywhere. She toted their pets back … Continue reading

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The Moon Spilled

Written for:  Creative Bloomings, InForm:  Hexsonnetta The HexSonnetta, created by Andrea Dietrich, consists of two six-line stanzas and a finishing rhyming couplet with the following set of rules: Meter: Iambic Trimeter Rhyme Scheme: a/bb/aa/b c/dd/cc/d ee Iambic Trimeter means the … Continue reading

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