Tag Archives: American Sentence

White on White

Written for:  Sunday Muse #87 White on white-horse in a snowstorm-guides the way home for the perched lost bird. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/   ss

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

Dilemma

Written for:  Sunday Muse #86 If only I could have both a taste of monastic life, and spate of sin. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

Glowing Hearts

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #271 – Grown-Up Christmas List “When we were children we wrote out our Christmas Wish List. Now as we’ve gotten older, Natalie Cole’s rendition of “Grown-Up Christmas List” comes to mind. What rises to … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , ,

“innocent as air”

Written for:  The Twiglets #154 – “innocent as air” The air touches everyone, even those who are not innocent. innocent as air opinions and judgements unformed a newborn baby Do not blame unhealthy conditions on the air, for we have … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

“pale distance”

Written for:  The Twiglets #152 – “pale distance” In pale distance/outline of horse is befogged/in the early dawn. smoke pales in distance houses and mountains visible wild fires abate There was a young lady from Memphis whose voice, she thought, … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

“block of text”

Written for:  The Twiglets #151 – “block of text” I walked around the block and was assaulted by a wall of trite text. You are blocked from ever using that text. block of printed text left out on a stormy … Continue reading

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

Eyes Afire

Written for:  The Wednesday Muse:  American Sentence (sentence of 17 syllables) “The American Sentence was created by Allen Ginsberg. Ginsberg was born in 1926 in Newark. NJ and went to Columbia University in NYC. He was one of the original … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

Under Streetlight

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Micro Poetry~Streetlight Rain The object of this challenge is to write a poem in no more than 10 lines (but you may write in fewer than 10 lines all the way down to … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments