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“you wear pink”

Written for: The Twiglets #261 – you wear pink When you wear pink your face lights up like the first blush of a rose. For her bridesmaid dresses, she asks us to wear bubblegum-pink. sits on high rock waits for … Continue reading

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Tinsel Dreams

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #142 (posted by Mish) “tinsel” Drawn to Tinsel Town, she finally arrived, fresh off the bus to a local dive, called a hotel. She spent days at open auditions, tinseled with girls who … Continue reading

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Fall Haiku

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #359 Fall Back/Spring Ahead Choose your direction, and write it into your poem. he fell in love under autumn’s colored spell unrequited https://poeticbloomings2.wordpress.com/

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Fickleness of the Heavens

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2, Prompt #348 – Weather “Anywhere the weather takes you is prime for your piece.” Central Park sparks lit up New York City. The Homecoming Concert was packed, energy level pulsating, awaiting performances of top singers and … Continue reading

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Memory In Jeopardy

Written for: April 2021 PAD Challenge – Day 25 “Write a thought poem.” I just had the most amazing thought, must write it down soon as I can. Now it’s forgotten, leaving me fraught. Lately I can remember nought. Does … Continue reading

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A Child’s Disappointment

Written for: April 2021 PAD – Day 13 “Write a Lucky and/or Unlucky poem.” Once there was a children’s show hosted by Sonny Fox. Various schools were invited to take part in the show. Now it was our turn. Oh, … Continue reading

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“no wind blowing”

Written for: The Twiglets #218 – “no wind blowing” In the eerie stillness not even the wind was blowing. We could not find the answer. There was no wind blowing in which to look. disappointed children head home with new … Continue reading

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Sauna Air

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – July Covid-19 P.A.D. – Day 28 After The Workshop “YOUR FITNESS REGIMEN IS OVER FOR THIS POEM-A-DAY EXERCISE. HIT THE SAUNA. HIT THE SHOWERS. WRITE A STEAMY POEM. WRITE A SHOWERY POEM.” The sauna air … Continue reading

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Did You Know?

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – “Cupid Has A Secret” “Write that mystery into your poem/flash fiction. Did you know that in ancient times I used to be all colors of the rainbow, an angel of flaming … Continue reading

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But You Said . . .

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm:  Pun-Ku  (for Sal) (1) Unlike the haiku that allows for a less than strict adherence to the 17-syllable rule, the pun-ku must be exactly 17 syllables long. (2) It contains only four (4) lines … Continue reading

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