Daily Archives: April 16, 2016

Family Assortment

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 16 Today, I challenge you to fill out, in no more than five minutes, the following “Almanac Questionnaire,” which solicits concrete details about a specific place (real or imagined). Then write a poem incorporating or … Continue reading

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La Giaconda

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 16 Write a poem about (or at) a food establishment  e.g. local favorite, first date, first job, etc. In Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York our first apartment together in a neighborhood of … Continue reading

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Keeping It Even

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 15 Write a poem that incorporates the idea of doubles. They were two, a duo in blue dress and tux. Knew all the standard tunes. Sang in harmony imbued with angelic voices, true and sweet. … Continue reading

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Disdain

Written for Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 15 Write a poem with at least four of the following eight words: flat, rung, lavish, vessel, paper, blacklist, gaudy, tooth Though well appointed and lavish, the decor of the vessel … Continue reading

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