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The Aura At King’s Mill

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #322 Words:  dream, two, middle trim, blind, knock, sticky, drizzle, know, hill, mill, king She dreams an amber aura hovering two feet above King’s Mill, abandoned thirty years ago. She stands, blind to all … Continue reading

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A Threatening Triolet

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fireblossom Friday:  “I Put A Spell On You” Sometimes, a duplicate of a living person takes form, called a Doppelganger. The double does things the original person is unaware of, but others … Continue reading

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Open At Midnight

Written for:  Play It Again Toads! – Words Count with Mama Zen (from August 7, 2013) Today, my friends, we gonna work some voodoo. Just take some everyday ingredients, a bit of the fantastical, stir it with your words, and … Continue reading

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The Prisoner of Grace

Written for Quickly Below are some random book titles. Avoiding any that are familiar, pick one or two that appeal to you, jiggle your curiosity, or send you off onto a tangent. Maybe you want to rewrite one of the … Continue reading

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Behind the Wooden Door

Written for Poets United Midweek Motif~The Door “Listen, there’s a hell of a good universe next door: let’s go.”—e.e.cummings Thick wooden door is barred with iron. She wonders why she’s invited. In front of her stands lion- headed knocker. She … Continue reading

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Unmask

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Flash 55 PLUS! For the OPTIONAL EXTRA part of this challenge, I invite you to watch the short clip from the movie, Samsara, conceived and directed by Ron Fricke. This clip features performance … Continue reading

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Ghost Brings Rotten Teeth

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings and Imaginary Gardens All Hallows Saints and Souls, Creatures Of The Night Enters, head hangs under arm, green feet scrape shrill as whistles. Woman wakes shrieks. Bad dream? Ghost rattles head and points to three black … Continue reading

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One Night On Lover’s Lane

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille-9 (Grace) Use green as a noun, adjective or verb in 44 word post, no more nor less.  The title is not included in the word count.   You make it light & funny … Continue reading

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Round, Black Object

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 27 Write a poem with very long lines. From their canoe, a young couple spied a strange object in the sky. On this windless day, the glassy lake was clear, but for their shadows. Black, round, … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week 3: Magnolia Blossoms, haiku by Soseki Natsume; episode 6, “Autumn’s Shadow” Soseki Natsume was always on search for a new style of haiku writing in which he tried to bring surrealism and fantasy together. It … Continue reading

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