Monthly Archives: April 2018

One More Day

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 29 Fireblossom Friday:  This is (Almost) The End “Let’s write about almost endings.  Sometimes the moment just before something ends is as poignant as the actual ending.” No one is … Continue reading

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Public Scrutiny

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge  Day 29 Write a response poem.  My thought is that you should respond to one of your poems from earlier in challenge. In response to my 4/14 poem, Star: Once again, The … Continue reading

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Art Brushes Beauty

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads April Day 28 Fashion Me Your Words To FOLD    (posted by Gillena) around “Destructive Weapons.”  We are not using them here, only wrapping our thoughts around them and FOLDING them into poems. … Continue reading

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Crashing Wave

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 28 Take the phrase (blank) Wave, replace blank with word or phrase, make new phrase title of your poem, and the, write your poem. Looking out at the water, I … Continue reading

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Fun With Dogs And Rabbits

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 27 “Let’s Join The Children”   (posted by Margaret) “I’ve always adored children’s artwork and I recently attended an exhibit which highlighted some pieces that have received awards this year. They … Continue reading

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Trust

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 27 Write a story poem. Start falling, I will catch you. No worries, it’s a trust thing. She lets go, hits head on ground. Catches him flirting.

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The Waiting Room

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 26   (posted by Isadora) “A list with a twist” “Today, we’ll visit a common form called the list poem, and we’ll put a teeny twist to it just to keep … Continue reading

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Best Buds

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 26 Write a relationship poem.  Of course, there are human relationships, but there are also plant-animal relationships, animal-animal relationships, and even mathematical relationships. Good, bad, healthy, and not-so-much. Dive deep today. … Continue reading

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Cat Eyes

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 25  (posted by Rommy) “Virtue or Vice” – Consider the seven deadly sins or the seven heavenly virtues. Include at least one name from each. In Cat-Eyes swims a green … Continue reading

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Lace-Curtain

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 25 Pick an intriguing and/or seldom used word, make it the title of your poem, and then write your poem. In windows she hangs lace curtains, tries to fit in. … Continue reading

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