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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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Spanish Test

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 12 Write a guilty poem. Giggling girls copied each other’s answers on test. Sage Spanish teacher wrote, “Roving Eyeballs.”

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Beauty

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 30 Word for today:  Beauty Study paintings. Watch pets. pat skin with lavender watch child’s face when learning to read Stop, look https://1sojournal.wordpress.com/

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The Unskilled C.I.

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 5 For today’s prompt, write a wire poem. A wire poem could be about something that needs wires–like maybe a robot, TV, or automobile. But birds huddle on telephone wires, … Continue reading

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Seashell

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Sunday Mini-Challenge: Shallows, Deeply For your challenge today, let’s show there still be dragons below and within and around us. Find something deep in a shallow world. And to make this somewhat true … Continue reading

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Urban News

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 7 Urban ____.  Replace blank with letter or phrase.  Make it the title of your poem. Ten shot gang war violence, cross-fire kills children. Altars of flowers fill the streets, hearts … Continue reading

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A Silly Cinquain

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens with Real Toads, The Tuesday Platform Please join in today by sharing a poem from your blog, old or new. Then visit, read, and comment on the offerings of others. He clung on to the heart … Continue reading

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Trapped Hands

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2015 Challenge – Day 19 For today’s prompt, write a thing poem. The poem can be explicitly about an item (I once published a poem about the anatomy of a pencil), or the poem can … Continue reading

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