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Staying Warm

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Fussy Little Forms” – Than Bauk (imagined by Marian) Today let’s try the Burmese form called THAN BAUK. It’s a truly little form–smaller than even haiku at 12 syllables–and far fussier because … Continue reading

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Preface To A Parallel World

Written for:  Poetics Aside November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 23 Write a preface poem.  “A preface is a super literary term as the term typically relates to books–usually as the opening statement or introductory remarks of a book. So … Continue reading

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To Those Who Should Care

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 16 Write a poem to the world.  Maybe all of your poems are already directed at the world, but for me, this is a first person poem directed at a group … Continue reading

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Stranger Lovers Than Most

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 15 Take the phrase “stranger (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, Make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then write your poem. The owl … Continue reading

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Pigs Could Fly If They Had Wings

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 9 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) If (blank),” replace the blanks with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write … Continue reading

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Gold Eyes

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1278 – Enigma (music by Karunesh) (Being inspired by music) dawn dewdrops shimmer the fench glistens © Chèvrefeuille (experimental tanka) Here is my attempt: sundial moves to sunset reflected in animal eyes of gold http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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pink skin

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1275 – Nakedness pink skin they cuddle and play on wobbly legs new litter of pups http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Dog Meet

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – The Tuesday Platform  (posted by Sanaa) “Greetings to all poets, wayfarers and friends. I have been thinking a lot about the world lately, and how hatred and indifference seem to have spread … Continue reading

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Celebration

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #4 – Soliloquy no renga (solo renga):  Celebration “A “soliloquy no renga” counts a minimum of 6 stanza and a maximum of 12 stanza. This renga form is the same like a normal renga, so you … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Thoughts

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Animals MISSION OF WORLD ANIMAL DAY Building the celebration of World Animal Day unites the animal welfare movement, mobilising it into a global force to make the world a better place for all animals. It’s … Continue reading

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