Daily Archives: December 14, 2017

Smaller Family

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Celebration  (posted by Sumana Roy) There’s no dearth of celebrations in this world. From the tiniest particle to the cosmos is in a mood of celebration. For people everywhere there are funny, bizarre, interesting, solemn, … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 19 Comments

Vinyl Days

Written for dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  “How Are You Feeling Today?”  (posted by Lillian) Write a poem that includes the word “groove”. In vinyl days we played our records over and over, until crackling, skipping screeches ruined the sound. … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , | 14 Comments

Melting A Queen

Written for:  Poetic Asides #418 – Write a thaw poem. She was aloof, an ice queen, they said ’til romance struck, and warmed her heart. Though common knowledge said well bred, who would trouble to invade her head? She was … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment


Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “fire” man stares in disbelief after thirty years he hears, “you’re fired” little scraps of paper ashes of letters burned in fireplace  

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

water, water

Written for:  The Twiglets #54 – “water, water” water, water, Quick! I’m melting tranquil waters where trees grow in reflection land cracks where water fears to tread water, water, croaked the dying plant https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments