Daily Archives: April 22, 2016

Dumbo Can Fly

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fireblossom Friday An elephantine challenge Today let’s try writing something on the theme of elephants. Mrs. Jumbo gave birth, a sweet baby boy she called, Baby Mine. The circus train animals welcomed … Continue reading

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Organically Yours

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Organic What experience do you have with things “organic”?  Write a new poem with an organic theme or refrain.   That may be organic, but is it sustainable? Hot new terminology here in Portland. Range-free, … Continue reading

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Dinah

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 21 Write a poem in the voice of a minor character from a fairytale or myth. She tells me of her adventures. I venture to guess, it all must have been enchanting–red queens, mad hatters, … Continue reading

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Horse’s Point Of View

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 21 Write a poem that responds (or somehow communicates) with another poem. Form – Golden Shovel: Take a line (or lines) from a poem you admire. Use each word in the line … Continue reading

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