Daily Archives: April 19, 2016

Goblets

Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week 3:  Magnolia blossoms haiku by Soseki Natsume; 1. magnolia blossoms Plum flower temple: Voices rise From the foothills. © Sōseki Natsume (Tr. Soiku Shigematsu) Here is my attempt: Imagine a painting three-dimensional goblets magnolia blossoms … Continue reading

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Growing Up Brooklyn

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 18 Today, I’d like to challenge you to write a poem that incorporates “the sound of home.” Think back to your childhood, and the figures of speech and particular ways of talking that the people … Continue reading

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IRS

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 18 Write an office poem – e.g., work, dentist, doctor, bank, etc. If mail arrived from I.R.S. requesting me, how would I dress? I never had an audit done, assume that … Continue reading

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