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Sheltering

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Out-of-Standard:  Gimmee (Fall out Shelter     (Posted by Isadora) “For this prompt, imagine you are living alone in a fallout shelter. Write a poem that encompasses you daily routine. While this seems pretty … Continue reading

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Satiric Verse

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toad  – Hasta La Vista, Wormtail: Satiric Verses  (posted by Brendan) “So, fellow humans of dust: What are your satiric verses this day? Take permission to unsheathe the sharpest tongue in your mouth. Take … Continue reading

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Disunity by Passivity

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #316 Words:  power, push, spin, shelter, ground, funnel, wake, path, map, sweep, surge, beach Possessed by sweeping urges for power sours his mien, pushes his features into a stone scowl of mean. His path–a … Continue reading

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Trivia

A Quintain Cascade  (also posted @poeticbloomings2.wordpress.com) The cascade poetic form was invented by Udit Bhatia. For the cascade poem, a poet takes each line from the first stanza of a poem and makes those the final lines of each stanza … Continue reading

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Black Chaos

Written for:  The Mag #290  Empty football helmet does not suffice on a concrete field or on ice. They are falling through space–men, women, children, and animals. A skier plants poles into a snowy slope turned avalanche. The world wears … Continue reading

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