Monthly Archives: June 2015

Stones

Written for:  Carpe Diem #764, “stones” words of god spoken softly by river stones moonset where the water was a white stone beach nap the afternoon covers me with stone shadow (C) Jane Reichhold Stepping in ocean Toes slide on smooth … Continue reading

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“Indian Summer”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Time Machine 10 Indian Summer (Koharu) after a warm day a thin layer of fresh fallen snow covers the garden (c) Chèvrefeuille Red leaves glisten On an autumn morning in bright sunshine © Sara McNulty http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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“outdoor concert”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #763, “outdoor concert” after the concert my souvenir is the tune I can hum call of the flute answer of drums among redwoods flute concert in the surf sea stones move at sunset flute concert speaking Japanese … Continue reading

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“a beautiful peace”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #153, Rallentanda’s fifth “a beautiful peace” Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit as: a beautiful peace I sit quietly with them feeling their presence © Rallentanda Picture of her Smiling down … Continue reading

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Dog Wishes

Written for:  The Mag #276 Turn around.  Dog makes a silent wish. House is still. Alone again. Graciously willing to let bygones be gone, he sorely needs the cat’s friendship. Despite the fact that the cat’s family is out–hurriedly dumping … Continue reading

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The Intriguing Letter

Written for:  Sunday’s Whirligig #13 words:  elsewhere, shop, records, way, walk, run, idea, sitting, book, hands, letter, mailbox Curled up in a corner of the old, overstuffed green chair, hands holding a leather-bound book, previously sitting on a high shelf, … Continue reading

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Friday Night

Written for:  A Prompt Each Day, Weekend Wordle Words:  enjoy, dinner, week, candle, live, late, pray, money, rise, songs Pray for end of week to come.  Candles lit, leisurely dinner eaten at a later hour, enjoyed at an outdoor table, live … Continue reading

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Changes At The Shore

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tokubetsudesu #49 at the seashore (Vision Quest reprise) You have to use the three prompts, all with the same theme, in three different haiku and there has to be some cohesion that binds the three haiku … Continue reading

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“on the porch”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #90, Allen Ginsberg’s “on the porch” on the porch in my shorts; auto lights in the rain                          © Allen Ginsberg (1955) … Continue reading

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Heat of Hate

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Entering Summer or Winter Write a poem to share your insights on the events and changes you’re  experiencing this time of  year. This summer’s weather is clouded. Tragedies born of nature or hatred plague my mind … Continue reading

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