Monthly Archives: February 2018

Softened Edges

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Tuesday Platform  (posted by Sanaa) “If you have any thoughts to share, ideas you wish to release into the wild or a world view to express, then you have come to the … Continue reading

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Maybe If

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  “Finding Emotions and Concepts in Things” (posted by Sarah Russell) In keeping with William Carlos William’s line from “A Sort of a Song” where he reminds the poet about using metaphor and says … Continue reading

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whistle blowing

Written for:  The Twiglets #65 – “a whistle blows” a whistle blows the air is in motion as train approaches She blew the whistle– yet she was fired. At sound of whistle exhausted factory workers sigh and break for lunch https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/

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Once Burnt

Written for dVerse Poets Pub – Burning Inspiration, Quadrille 51 – “burn”  (posted by Victoria) Already burnt once, cannot see taking another chance. Dance to your music when I have my own? Leave me alone. Do not phone me or … Continue reading

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All Together

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1374 – The Levant … Land of the Morning light The Levant has been described as the “crossroads of western Asia, the eastern Mediterranean, and northeast Africa”, and the “northwest of the Arabian plate”.The populations of the … Continue reading

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red sand

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1373 – Syrian Desert (southern route) shadows dance against the sand mountains – stark blue sky © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: under scorching sun of the Syrian desert mountains of red sand http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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An Egg

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “egg” thin cracks on white shell small spots of bright yellow baby chick is born https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Gravity, Reversed

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #340 Words:  gravity, teeth, birds, shatter, bare, blood, blue, edges, honey, crescendo, rattle, electrify Teeth of blue-bloods rattle as an electrifying crescendo shatters the honeyed edges of gravity. Birds fly upside down, bare bellies … Continue reading

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Rainbow Nation

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fashion me you words to fold~Rainbows    (posted by Gillena) Your challenge today toads, is to Let your words FOLD INTO AS MANY COLOURS AS YOU WISH TO ASCRIBE TO YOUR RAINBOW. … Continue reading

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watering

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend-Meditation #20 Revise That Haiku “This is the haiku you have to “revise” this weekend:” morning glory! the well bucket-entangled, I ask for water © Chiyo-Ni Here is my attempt: bucket filled watering morning glories to greet … Continue reading

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