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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1427 – Huanca The Huanca are a Quechua people living in the Junín Region of central Peru, in and around the Mantaro Valley. At around 500 BC, they were incorporated into the Wari Empire. Despite efforts to … Continue reading

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Chinese Fan

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 21 For today’s prompt, pick an object (any object), make it the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. Possible titles could include: “Toothbrush,” “Rake,” “Pilot G2 Premium Gel … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Trattoria

Written for:  Quickly #27 Write about your favorite restaurant Aroma of wood-fired pizza oven drifts, sifting through room as you enter. Greeting from Italian-accented waiter who escorts you to table. You are pleased to be in original room, cozier than … Continue reading

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First Taste

Written for:  dVerse Poets – OpenLinkNight #187 Share a poem. Vapors of onion kulcha rose from plate, along with its companions of Naan, and a crispy cracker-like bread. Dipping sauces were set down–red, green, sweet, spicy–all delicious. I ordered a … Continue reading

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