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Making Up For Lost Time

Written for: Sunday Whirl, Wordle #497 Words: wait, lift, above, below, defy, figure, table, blow, sigh, fly, sow, tip He was a defiant figure of a man. Lifted weights above his strength. He tabled his past inactivity. Both men and … Continue reading

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The Seder

Written for: Poetic Bloomings 2 – Prompt #331, I Didn’t Sign Up For This . . . All the family I took for granted always sat at this long table on the first night of Passover. Most of them are … Continue reading

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Dog Park Romance

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration- Character Study Again Write a poem about a person who leaves no stone unturned. Her dog chased his around the dog run. She called to her chocolate Lab to come. He did … Continue reading

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Dog Run Romance

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – Character Study Again”Write a poem about a person who leaves no stone unturned.” Her dog chasedhis around the dogrun. She called to herchocolate Lab to come.He did not. He called forhis … Continue reading

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A New Life

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration:  Three Metaphors “USE ONE OF THESE METAPHORS IN A POEM: “A COURSE OF SORROW” “A SPOONFUL OF DELIGHT” “A KNOT OF HATE” Abandoned at an early age, he moved from orphanage to … Continue reading

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Joining

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #235 – Motivation:  Determination “Have the will to succeed and overcome obstacles” Should join this poetry writing class. It is what I love to do. I wonder who else will be there. What if … Continue reading

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The Determined Dachshund

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Fussy Little Forms – “Cherita” (posted by Marian) Cherita builds on haiku and tanka, and was inspired by the six-word story, which was inspired by Hemingway, so hey, there is a rich history … Continue reading

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Lace-Curtain

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 25 Pick an intriguing and/or seldom used word, make it the title of your poem, and then write your poem. In windows she hangs lace curtains, tries to fit in. … Continue reading

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