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Sand Hills

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Challenge: “A Little Night Music”  (posted by Brendan) “Dream and poem paired like winding code—one replicates the other’s sense in a manner they both share but oddly, askant. Poetic truth is … Continue reading

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ghost warriors

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #41 Soliloquy no Renga “ancient warriors ghosts” “For this weekend “challenge” I will give you a hokku (or starting verse) to work with. The goal is to create a renga on your own and not … Continue reading

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Green Sea Dream

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Bits of Inspiration” – Dragonfly “The dragonfly totem carries the wisdom of transformation and adaptability in life. As spirit animal, the dragonfly is connected to the symbolism of change and light. When … Continue reading

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Day Light

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Meeting the Bar: Critique and Craft   (Posted by Frank) – The topic today is sleep. “Sleep can suggest many things: rest, dreams, nightmares, or even death. Some people view sleep as a waste of time. Some … Continue reading

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A Part Of

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #297 You are not a saint; I am not a sinner. Though you pray in lace shawl, and say you believe, and I live in Wonderland, we are both parts of life’s spiral–whirling, spinning, … Continue reading

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Still Life of Water

Written for:  dVerse Poets:  Quadrille #31  (Posted by Grace) “Still” She sat by still waters dreaming watercolor scenes of different ages in her life. A what-if game. Memories rippled through her mind. Sensations bubbled up in her heart. Songs of … Continue reading

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Zelda

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Artistic Interpretations – Immigrant Portraits The Challenge is wide open – any style or form of poetry.  I do request that all poetry be new to this challenge.  I prefer you respond to … Continue reading

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Where Do Dreams Come From?

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #285 Words:  carved, brown, body, dreamed, doors, papers, fingernails, bled, fire, stone, soldiers, prayers I dreamed my fingers bled, broken by trying to hammer nails into stone. I dreamed of brown doors– thickly carved … Continue reading

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Sonnet #1

Written for Quickly #31 – RE-Vision Go back to something you wrote during week 1. Rewrite it into the form of a sonnet. Add or remove material as needed. (How you choose to define that is up to you. Google … Continue reading

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A Pressed Rose in Poe

Written for:  Quickly #12 – Where Do You Live? If you lived in a poem… Place me in Poe where I’d know he truly loved me, and could write me melodic poems of ravens, seas, and ringing bells. We could dream within … Continue reading

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