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Washed in Blue

Written for:  Sunday Muse #61 Extend beaches with indigo, aqua, and cerulean. Wooden planks disappear, but, I am here to see the sea, and feel it cover me. Where I came from, where I will go. Gulls cry in monochrome … Continue reading

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Black And Blue

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 22 Poets of April – Pick a quote and photo to inspire your poem.  (posted by  Susie) “To write a blues song is to regiment riots and pluck gems from … Continue reading

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Moods of Blue

Written for:  Quickly – “Make It Easy On Yourself” “Nothing fancy.  Listen.  Go where you go.” (Mz. Quickly shared videos of Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Peggy Lee, and Ray Charles) Some blues wail, leave a trail of sadness and … Continue reading

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Breakdown

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #301 Words:  season, seep, limb, crack, crimped, blues, breathe, cold, snapped, overlapping, stones, grass There’s a crimp in my life. I’m cracking, nerves snapping, cannot breathe. Anxiety seeps into my bones. I want to … Continue reading

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Blues

Written for: Poetic Asides #390 For today’s prompt, pick a music genre, make that the title of your poem, and then write a poem. So your poem could be titled “Jazz;” “Baby, I got the blues;” “Heavy Metal Heartache;” “Rockabilly … Continue reading

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If I Could

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Meeting The Bar:  Common Meter  (posted by Frank Hubeny) A popular form used for poems, songs, nursery rhymes and ballads is common meter. It subdivides into many variations depending on where one puts the line … Continue reading

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Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 36 Word for today:  Invigorate     A walk in crisp weather awakens your senses, a chance to look for new sights in nature, or on city streets, and shop windows. See some new … Continue reading

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Blue Spill

Written for:   dVerse Poets Pub , Quadrille 11 Write poem of exactly  44 words, using the word, spill. Can I spill my guts to you? Draped in blue crepe, Body aches, heart fakes beats. Murmur white lies to soothe … Continue reading

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Keep Me On Track

Written for:  Brenda’s 6-Word Wednesday-2 & Elizabeth at isojournal A few extra words today, couldn’t resist them. What role does music play in your life? When do you most need to listen to it? Your favorite genre? Artist? Instrument? Is … Continue reading

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