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Forgotten Words

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #419 – New “For this week’s prompt, let’s simply explore the word “new.” Some thoughts: a new year’s resolution, a different poetry form to try out, a new baby in the family, a change … Continue reading

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A Tough Lady

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics: Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Posted by Mish “Write a poem about a loved one you have lost.” I still hear that infectious laugh echo in my ear. Kind, generous, … Continue reading

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Dog in Solidarity

Written for: Sunday Muse # 204 – Sunflower photos A dog trots down a dirt path as sunflowers part the way. He is sorry for his fellow compatriots in the Ukraine. He knows they are afraid. This dog makes a … Continue reading

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Yearning To See

Written for: April 2021 PAD Challenge Write a “what does the future hold?” poem. Yearn to see rainbow hands entwined racism abolished compassion burning for all beings of this earth https://www.writersdigest.com/write-better-poetry/2021-april-pad-challenge-day-2

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Four Years

Written for: One Woman’s Quest II VJ’s Weekly Challenge – Repercussions Four years of fear, watchful eyes and ears. All the truths we thought we knew, shatter into lies, and hatred. We wait, bated breath. Can we heal, unify, feel … Continue reading

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Love & Anti-Love

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 21 Write a love and/or anti-love poem. Fill your hearts with love these times plead try to assuage fear You are definition of anti-love if: you are greedy you make … Continue reading

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What I Witness

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 8 Two-for-Tuesday – Write a lucky and/or unlucky poem. L ove and compassion U nder these challenging C ircumstances is witnesses every day. K indness keeps us pushing through each … Continue reading

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Glowing Hearts

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #271 – Grown-Up Christmas List “When we were children we wrote out our Christmas Wish List. Now as we’ve gotten older, Natalie Cole’s rendition of “Grown-Up Christmas List” comes to mind. What rises to … Continue reading

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Ever Seeking

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  Purifying the Mind  (posted by Charmed Chaos) Think about the things you do to purify your mind, put your soul at peace, to ease your heart, to become more MINDFUL. Ever seeking a … Continue reading

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Path Through Uncertainty

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Poems to Weather Uncertain Times (posted by Sanaa) “In our lives we encounter uncertainty a number of times. We live through each day with hope either blooming or dissipating in our hearts. When life seems … Continue reading

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