Monthly Archives: December 2014

Old Barn

Written for:  http://withrealtoads.blogspot.com/ The images are from last year’s December trip through the Appalachian Mountains of rural Tennessee.  The day was drizzling rain off and on and I was taking the images through the passenger window while my husband was … Continue reading

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Pink

Written for the Mag #251 Sale at Pink?  She gazes at front window. No pink clothes are displayed. Maybe they will have an appropriate holiday gift for Aunt Martha, even if it is not pink. Then she realizes where she … Continue reading

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Pilgrims

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #193 Words:  sigh, arrival, alone, scar, pale, plain, stray, ingest, laughing, chime, silent, holy Plainly garbed, pale and alone, a man with scarred face sighs. Weary from journeying, he has arrived at the holy … Continue reading

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Frost

Written for:  Carpe Diem #362, Frost granite patterns fallen to leaves frosted rust flowers blooming on dry sand and pond frost light spilling into a waterfall frost © Jane Reichhold White feathers Cover the ground for miles frost © Sara McNulty

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Oh Boy!

Written for:  Poetics Aside #290 – Write an excitement poem. It’s six o’clock, It’s six o’clock! Here he comes, down the block. I can’t wait to see him, I can’t wait to see him! Key is turning in the lock. … Continue reading

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Christmas Stockings

Written for:  Carpe Diem #15, Sparkling Stars, “Christmas Stockings” Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit Christmas stockings hanging above the fireplace awaiting presents © Chèvrefeuille Stocking toes heated Dogs sniff out toys and treats Fireplace logs glow … Continue reading

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Without Sara

Written for:  Creative Bloomings #180 “It’s a Wonderful Poem!” You are George Bailey. Write a poem of the world without you. Draw on your accomplishments and tell the effect not achieving them had on you or people around you. Tell … Continue reading

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Choose Right

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #192 Words:  always, eyes, snag, panic, sweat, talk, high, choice, help, burn, thousand, perform Look in my eyes, baby, a thousand points of blue. I will help you burn, get you high, perform magic … Continue reading

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Ice Skating

Written for:  Carpe Diem #628, Ice Skating Figure eights on ice Wrapped in scarves and hats, they skate Best skaters stand out http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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I Tell Myself

Written for:  Red Wolf Poems, We Wordle #33 In addition to using the words above in your poem, you are further urged to write in the manner of an interior monologue contemplating the nature of existence. A meditation. An argument … Continue reading

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