Daily Archives: December 17, 2015

Old Standard

Written for:  Poetic Asides #332 – Write a standard poem Standard poem could mean the “same old poem,” I suppose, but it could also mean the “gold standard.” It could be a poem about standard procedures or having standards (in … Continue reading

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Kept Hidden

Written for:  Carpe Diem #880, Secrets of the Deep North Unveiled: coolness, cloud peaks, not permitted to tell not permitted to tell how sleeves are wetted in the bathroom © Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) There are several places in Japan which … Continue reading

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Sun Egg

Written for:  Margo Roby’s Poem Tryouts:  Image prompt In the beginning, parched lands cracked. Earth dehydrated. Then, a smoky sky  darkened to black soot, shot streams of water that filled cracks, and spilled over the land. Earth lay under water, no … Continue reading

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