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Iceland

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1501 – Rimur, Folk music from Iceland Today we arrive at Iceland on our quest around the world for folkmusic. The music of Iceland can be traced back to the 14th century. The “oldest” known folkmusic of … Continue reading

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Flag of Nepal

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~National Flags  (posted by Susan) Write a poem about a nation’s flag and what it stands for.  Include description. Unusually shaped, Nepal’s flag is a cutout, points representing peaks of the Himalayas. Sun and moon … Continue reading

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Toast of the Toucans

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Day 12, Costa Rica  (posted by Margaret) “The poems can be about Costa Rica but do not have to be. They are just a jumping off point.” Admiring me? Cannot blame you. … Continue reading

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Absence Of

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Silence  (posted by Sumana) Where to find that soundlessness? Is Silence merely absence of sound or more than that? “In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of … Continue reading

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land of green

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1287 – Ireland tinted green mountains and castles of Ireland http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Fourth of July, 1776

Written for:  Phoenix Rising Choose a poem you’ve written in the past, or  more recently for the April challenge and replace words with their synonym equivalents and see how (or if) it changes the timber, meter, sound or meaning of … Continue reading

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