Tag Archives: changes

Closed Eyes

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe (Devereaux & Beth) “Write a poem using the phrase “the thunder within” Patience is lessening. My voice raises, shouts, even though I know without a doubt that he is not the same person. When … Continue reading

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This New Life

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet: Tri-Fall “The Tri-fall consists three 6-line stanzas, for a total of 18 lines. The rhyme scheme is a,b,c,a,b,c and meter for each stanza is as follows: 6/3/8, 6/3/8. This form requires little to … Continue reading

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Restrictions

Written for:  Poets and Storytellers United Weekly Scribblings #30:  Writing as a metaphor for living.  (posted by Magaly) How have you and your muse been spending your days? My muse and I have been reading and revising and such… hence … Continue reading

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How We Remember

Written for:  Poets and Storytellers United Weekly Scribblings #27:  “Things Were Different Back Then”  (posted by Magaly) “If you’ve ever been in the presence of a vintage soul (AKA someone who has lived more than a few decades and who … Continue reading

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Expectations

Written for:  Go Dog Go Café – Tuesday Writing Prompt “Write a poem that begins and ends with the same word.” How can we bear the changes life has hurled at us? Memorize imperfections on a wall until we no … Continue reading

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The Affects

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #288 – “Charting A New Course” “We’ve been sequestered, isolated, quarantined and separated. I can tell you from first hand experience that our lives have been changed. I’m sure many of us can. What … Continue reading

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What Does The World Look Like

Written for:  Go Dog Go Café – Tuesday Prompt: Write a piece of prose around the question: What does a return to “normal” look like for you? You run into a friend. The impulse to hug will no longer seem … Continue reading

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Never Try To Change Another Person

Written for:  Poetics Aside April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 26 Write a change poem. Do not marry someone drawn to their allure, sunny face thinking you’d not replace or change a single quirk they have. Later you start to … Continue reading

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Bagels and Cream Cheese

Written for:  Poetics Aside April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 22 Write a quirk poem. He walks a mile for exercise to get his bagel and chive cream cheese. In this way breakfast is justified. With his routine, he is … Continue reading

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Melting Ice

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – Character Study (Challenges) “CHARACTER STUDY: JOSH AVERY IS A 21 YEAR OLD MALE WITH ANGER ISSUES HELPING A SEVERELY PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED PERSON ACROSS THE STREET. WRITE THIS POETIC EPISODE!” Josh Avery … Continue reading

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