Monthly Archives: September 2016

Bars Built By Fear

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~”Two Souls: Caged And Free” What you have to do today is read the poems closely and then write your own poem about either a free or a caged soul or both.  Caged Bird by … Continue reading

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Peppers

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub, “Arrangements by Emily Blincoe”  (Posted by Grace) I have chosen her work, Arrangements, the theme for this Poetics.  If you are a tidy person, the one who conscientiously arranges things, then her photos would speak … Continue reading

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Hair Fibonacci

Written for:  Poetic Asides #369 – Write a pattern poem. Yes, this is based off today’s prompt number: 3-6-9; the next number would be 12, right? So yeah, there are number patterns, but also patterns in how people act and … Continue reading

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Butterfly

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1063, Butterfly a fallen blossom returning to the bough, I thought — but no, a butterfly © Arakida Moritake (1473-1549) (Tr. Steven D. Carter) a falling leaf up from the earth a matching butterfly © Jane Reichhold … Continue reading

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Candles

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1062, Candles one candle gives its light to another – spring evening © Yosa Buson (Tr. Chèvrefeuille) lighting a candle the moon slips away in a smoky cloud replacing the candle the full moon comes in … Continue reading

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Waterfall

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1061, Waterfall red rock waterfall into emerald pools cedar incense water blackened rocks falling with the waterfall some of them chipped rock the shape of water falling white rim on black rock light falling with the … Continue reading

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Wrong Shadow

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Monday Quadrille #17  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) Helloooo, poetic peeps. De here (aka WhimsyGizmo). It’s time again for the Q44, our Quadrille – when we ponder one word, and poetically transform it into 44. Today, I … Continue reading

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A Woman’s Rant

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #267 Words:  you, free mess, scream, date, pot, submit, chest, after, will, rinse, ashes She screamed, “you smoke too much pot. I do not care if it is free or not. Check out that … Continue reading

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Blue For Lou

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Live Toads – Play It Again, Toads Welcome to Play it Again, Toads! where archived challenges of this Imaginary Garden come to life again. Have fun exploring the side bar (2011 – 2016) and selecting your … Continue reading

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Twilight

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1060, Twilight darkness slipping in water that cannot be still twilight nautical twilight the sea gives its last light to the sky twilight among early stars sea bird’s cry © Jane Reichhold Here is my attempt: … Continue reading

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