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gold

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “flame” gold glow watching the center color of a flame https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Spirit

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1440 – Lake Titicaca “In Andean belief, Titicaca is the birthplace of the sun. In addition, it’s the largest lake in South America and the highest navigable body of water in the world. Banner blue skies contrast … Continue reading

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If Truth Were Tangible

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Truth If truth were a color would it be the golden light of sun, moss green of Mother Earth, or true blue as a loyal friend? In the end, if you see these hues, they … Continue reading

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Color Inventor

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Job Title “So today at the Toads I’m asking you to come up with dream job titles. Be creative and whimsical too, but also tell us a little about the job. What that … Continue reading

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Irish Heather Bells

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 22 Pick a plant, make it the title of your poem, and write your poem. My Irish heather bells, hope they are being well cared for. Their flowers I adore, … Continue reading

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a rainbow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1410 Rainbow (short-haibun) “I have a wonderful haiku by Kobayashi Issa for you, that haiku you have to use or at least a “revision” of it. Write your short-haibun, with a maximum of 100 words (including the … Continue reading

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For Love of Lavender

Written for:  Poetics Aside April 2018 PAD Challenge – Day 7 Write a senses poem.  That is, write a poem that uses one or more of your senses. She misses perfume of lavender where fields grew wild, and honey was … Continue reading

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Flamboyant Flamingoes

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fireblossom Friday:  Poetic Imagery There are a lot of things that go into the construction of a good poem. The sheer beauty of the words and the way the sound when written … Continue reading

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A Moment Of Color

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend-Meditation #25 Use That Quote Rabindranath started writing poetry in Bengali. His poem “Sandya Geet” (Song of Dusk) was appreciated by many, including Sri Bankimchandra Chatterji, who wrote the National song “vandemataram”. He later wrote in Bengali … Continue reading

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Draped in Veils

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #344 Words:  birth, veils, rain, broken, silky, soul, sharp, music, saturated, dish, truth, shadows Her silky soul draped in veils was broken– saturated by sharp shadows. Truth is blue music rained down on her … Continue reading

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