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“On The Scene”

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration:  Get The Scoop! “You are a news reporter.” WRITE THE COPY OF YOUR STORY ABOUT A WOMAN WHO GIVES BIRTH DURING A BANK ROBBERY ATTEMPT. THE THIEF IS HAILED AS A HERO! … Continue reading

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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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sculpted

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1309 – Earth’s First Clay  (verse of Khyyam) With Earth’s first Clay They did the Last Man’s knead, And then of the Last Harvest sowed the Seed: Yea, the first Morning of Creation wrote What the Last … Continue reading

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From An Egg

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 12 Write a transformative poem.  A poem in which someone or something transforms.  Could be a physical transformation-emotional, mental, or metaphorical transformation. Egg spins. Fragile fracture forms on surface of … Continue reading

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An Extra Gift

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnomes – “Expect The Unexpected” Today, write the unexpected. Some surprise you never saw coming. Give it an optimistic twist, we can all use a boost now and again. Long in labor, she gave birth, … 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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Pure Beginning

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Childbirth We all arrived on earth the same way, I believe. If you are a parent, you probably have poems rhapsodizing about it or turning the pain of it into art. If you are a … Continue reading

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Defiance

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #223, Candy’s 3rd – “Silvery Moonbeams” silvery moonbeams reflected in still water diamonds on the pond a child humbly born amid wars and poverty our hope for peace blossoms long spent only brown pods remain a … Continue reading

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Black Earth

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tanka Splendor #24 , Black Earth black earth covered with fresh fallen snow awaits spring I lay down and rest a while in front of the fireplace © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: fertile black earth … Continue reading

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December 7th

Written for:  Creative Bloomings #178, “A Day That Will Live in Infamy” 73 years ago, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor propelling the United States into World War II. Using that as your inspiration write your poem. You’re a survivor. You’re … Continue reading

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