Daily Archives: September 8, 2016

“paintbrush flowers”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #217 Dolores’ 1st paintbrush flowers (tanka) paintbrush flowers dancing on the hillside wind blows over reeds ancient chants resurrected sights and sounds of summer © Dolores faraway sounds bring memories of childhood laughing children seeking … Continue reading

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Unlikely Birth

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Blooms (noun) One would never guess a wee white bloom could produce a long, hot pepper. Behind the basil, there seemed no room. One would never guess a wee white bloom could act as a … Continue reading

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Total Count

Written for:  Poetic Asides #366- Write a “plus one” poem It could be a math poem. Or a poem about including a guest (or “plus one”). Or a poem about doing something just “one more time.” Or the new person … Continue reading

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