Monthly Archives: November 2019

Chasing The Urge

Written for:  Sunday Whirl, Wordle #431 Words:  beam, chase, bond, scream, once, puzzle, sit, found, lit, born, wish, dance This poem is a race, it chases the urge to sit still. This poem is wish-born, lit by a moonbeam. Once … Continue reading

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Dreams In A Yurt

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #270 – “A Whole Pocketful Of Thanks” “Take this phrase:  “Turkey With All The Trimmings” In the letters of these words, find about six new words and use those in your poem.” She practiced … Continue reading

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Green Sheen

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 PAD November Chapbook Challenge – Day 24 “For today’s prompt, write a poem with dialogue. He said, he said. She said, she said. He said, she said. And so on. Poems with dialogue don’t happen … Continue reading

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Eyeland

Written for:  Sunday Muse #83 From Eyeland I see fir trees spread far apart. An uncertain woman stands on a bridge. Seems stuck. Muck below the bridge had churned- turned to a river of tears, my own. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

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Walked On Down The Hall

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration:  “In For The Long Hall(way)” You are presented with a long hallway. At the end of it is a door. There is something behind that door that you anticipate. Or that you … Continue reading

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How To Feel Better

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 PAD November Chapbook Challenge – Day 23 “For today’s prompt, write an instructional poem. Your poem could be a set of instructions, or be from the perspective of the teacher or the student. Ironically, there … Continue reading

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Sweets ‘N Stuff

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Challenge – Get Listed! With A Mystery Guest – (posted by Kerry) We are in the final season of this wonderful Imaginary Garden, as 2019 draws to its conclusion and, with … Continue reading

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Ms. Scarlett and Professor Plum

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 PAD November Chapbook Challenge – Day 22 “For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Mr. (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write … Continue reading

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Maple Tree

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Meeting The Bar:  Critique and Craft  (posted by Frank Hubeny) – Imitation Practice “The prompt today is to identify some poetic technique, theme or style that you enjoy and would like to try yourself … Continue reading

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Physical Fun Times

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 PAD November Chapbook Challenge – Day 21 “For today’s prompt, write a travel poem. There are so many ways a person can travel–by train, plane, automobile; by horse, roller skates, rickshaw; by trolley, hot air … Continue reading

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