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Slick in Green

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – Something Sinister “Write about something sinister.” Scaly, slick, covered in open sores, he slinks outside her window– watching, waiting–she knows not why. No one in her house has seen him.  They … Continue reading

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Horror–Truth or Imagination

Written for:  Poets and Storytellers United  – (posted by Sanaa) Weekly Scribblings #1: January is here, with winds that blow kisses ~ For this Weekly Scribblings edition, I want you to pick any three words from the given word list … Continue reading

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From A Branch

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 #276 Opening Lines Draw inspiration from the opening line of a book.  Ideally, opening lines should grab the reader’s attention and make them want to read the book. In our case, they will ideally spark a poem. … Continue reading

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Walked On Down The Hall

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration:  “In For The Long Hall(way)” You are presented with a long hallway. At the end of it is a door. There is something behind that door that you anticipate. Or that you … Continue reading

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Pounding Heart

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~A Million Years Howl When Voices Whisper Among The Trees  (posted by Sanaa) There is an indescribable feeling near the end of October that grows loud, so much so that the sounds surrounding it are … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Eat; Sometimes You’re Eaten

Written for:  Poets United Pantry of Poetry and Prose  (posted by Magaly) “This season of transitions and thinning veils, always inspires me to try new things, to challenge old thoughts, to mix-it-up and mingle… Keeping that in mind, I invite … Continue reading

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The Lost Castle

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Wordy Monday with Wild Woman:  “Castle Ruins, Lowering Skies . . . Tell us a story.                         At nightfall, he roamed the … Continue reading

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The Wooden Structure

Written for:  Sunday Muse #50 On a simple stroll through the woods, Clara was walking home alone, hoping to commune with nature along the way. Was she lost?  Positive she had never seen this locked wooden structure before, Clara tried to peer … Continue reading

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Carnivore Castle

Written for:  The Sunday Muse #27 They grow giant dandelions that grab you ’round the ankles, should you have the courage to venture that far. Steps slide as you face the door; braying of a banshee, if you ring the … Continue reading

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Are You Tempted?

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #216 – “Pandora’s Box” – What’s in the box? This poem is a box of weathered wood and rusted locks. Scares you, dares, you to open it up–contents dormant for years. This poem exploits … Continue reading

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