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cold night

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Wednesday #10 – Such a Cold Night As you can see, in this haiku Basho uses rhyme, a not so very well known haiku writing technique, because, as you maybe know, in (translated) haiku … Continue reading

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Lean Times

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – They’re Only Words WEASEL AS MANY OF THESE WORDS INTO YOUR POEM/STORY: MECHANIC, SINISTER, SPAGHETTI, BATHTUB, NEWSPAPER, BARREN, SHOE Shoes stuffed with newspaper to keep out the chill. Indoors–minimally furnished,  barren … Continue reading

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Feel the Glow

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #268 – “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” ‘Write a warm poem. Stir the hearth and send it my way. It will be greatly appreciated. “ Come on in! You are shivering. Warm yourself. Take off … Continue reading

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Smoky-White Spirits

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Poems – Day 23 The Tuesday Platform:  “Gather Around For Some Ghost Stories”  (Posted by Sanaa) “Write a horror poem that makes one taste the dark in broad daylight.” Headstones stand … Continue reading

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bright moon

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1598 Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (2) bright enough Welcome at a new week in another wonderful month of Carpe Diem. This month it is Tan Renga Challenge (TRC) Month so I will challenge you to … Continue reading

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Chilled Notes

Written for:  The Sunday Muse #38 I send chilled notes to you, so far away on another galaxy. My hair is graying. Cold never changes. Come home to me, and bring back the warmth. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

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Dessert

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 16 Write a favorite poem. fudge-y and cake-y hot from the oven or frozen, icing not needed. If served warm, pair with ice cream. All ways work, brownies are swell.

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January Demons

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #334 Words:  grain, list, superstition, sane, chicken, figure, train, shady, January, game, taken, gravity January plays a shady game of chicken with death -defying cold spells. Roofs list, grain freezes. Willful winds challenge gravity. … Continue reading

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Melting A Queen

Written for:  Poetic Asides #418 – Write a thaw poem. She was aloof, an ice queen, they said ’til romance struck, and warmed her heart. Though common knowledge said well bred, who would trouble to invade her head? She was … Continue reading

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Cold Indifference

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnomes – “Here Comes the Cold” “Embrace something cold and tell us about it in your poem.” She emanates cold. Chill winds drift from her body, freezing all people and animals in wide circumference around … Continue reading

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