Monthly Archives: March 2015

“the dragonflies”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #139, Santoka Taneda’s “the dragon flies” Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit as Santoka Tanenda’s the dragon flies perch on my kasa as I walk along © Santoka Taneda Electric blue … Continue reading

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Farmer’s Market

Written for:  Carpe Diem #694, Experience Farmer’s market Children play under sprinklers Scent of home-baked pies http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Restoration

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #205 words:  sing, deal, exist, call, craft, repair, frame, chance, billow, back, fiery, add Ancient frame found by chance in the attic of an abandoned house. A particularly skilled craftsman was called in to … Continue reading

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Witch Hazel

Written for:  Carpe Diem #691, Witch Hazel Today our prompt is Witch Hazel … a unique bush with a lot of uses hidden in it e.g. health issues. I will try to tell you all first a little bit more about … Continue reading

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Taking aTrip

Written for:  Poetics Aside #303 Write a preparation poem. Two days prior, I pack clothes, day before– vitamins are duly counted out and set in carry-on bag. Travel size shampoo and conditioner are packed along with hand cream, one lipstick, … Continue reading

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In Captivity

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Captivity YOUR CHALLENGE:  Describe a captivity in a poem using imagery and narrative story ~ OR, simply use captivity as a motif. Her space grew smaller and smaller at thirteen. A prisoner in a cell … Continue reading

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Dog Play

Written for Margo Roby’s Poem Tryouts: Meditate for a while on the last few days. During that time what small things have caused you to smile, or have made you think: Ahhh… all is good and right in my world? … Continue reading

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“soaking wet”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #138, Santoka Taneda’s, “Soaking Wet” Write a poem inspired by Santoka Taneda’s, “soaking wet” For today we return to the haiku of Santoka Taneda. As Chèvrefeuille shared in this month’sprompt list page, the poet spent much … Continue reading

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Once

Written for:  Mag #262 You scoff, all you little saplings. Once, I looked as you do now. My knots are wisdom learned in the forest. My twists are old wounds suffered in battle. It is your turn to save us. … Continue reading

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Stolen Sleep

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #204 words:  through, clay, burns, wild, end, sleep, dream, tongues, beginnings, powers, am, stolen Stolen sleep burns in wild dreams. I am through with having no power over beginnings or ends. I am tired … Continue reading

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