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Choice

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2019 PAD November Chapbook Challenge – Day 25 “For today’s prompt, write a meal poem. The meal can be healthy or not so much. It can also play a large role in the poem or be … Continue reading

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State Fair

Written for:  Poetics Aside #470 – Write a fair poem.  “The first way my mind goes is to write a poem that is focused on being fair in how people treat each other. But there’s also the county fair, the … Continue reading

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Lost Love Poem

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 6  (Two-for-Tuesday) .Write a lost poem.  Or . . . .Write a found poem Love poem was lost to me, self-penned, one I fancied. Under jumbled pile, I found … Continue reading

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This House

Written for:  Poetic Asides #453 – Write a dream poem.  “Sometimes the dream takes center stage (and it can get kind of surreal). Other times, I incorporate pieces of a dream or dreams into a larger poem. If you don’t dream, … Continue reading

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Deal/NoDeal

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 10 Write a deal and/or no deal poem. You’re late! Shut up and deal, the car dealer saw me coming, pitch all prepared. I need a win. Free rent for … Continue reading

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The Rage

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Meeting the Bar:  “Brevity”  (posted by Frank) The theme today is brevity. In particular it is to write a poem with no more than five lines. There are no other constraints. The rage of … Continue reading

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Toolman

Written for:  Poetic Asides #426 – Write a ‘super’ poem. Super of building hard worker with big smile. At night, he changes clothes, becomes Toolman no job small or big will defeat him. When he’s changed, he is hammer, wrench, … Continue reading

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Nature’s Glow

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Camera FLASH! Gazing in a mirror her head bejeweled in stones she learns gems are not as bright as fireflies. http://withrealtoads.blogspot.com/

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No Thanks

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 17 Write a “what I meant to say” poem. No thanks, I should have said when lima beans were passed. Choked them down to be polite; paid dearly.

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Autumn Cinquain

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Autumn  (posted by Sumana) “In the US Autumn is Fall, full of vibrant colors. Foliage lights up with brilliant, yellow, red, orange. Very much scenic and beautiful. A time for lighting a fire in the … Continue reading

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