Tag Archives: Era

Speakeasies

Written for:  Poetic Asides #421 – Write a password poem. I think of 1920’s speakeasies when wary hosts slid a wooden slot open to view potential customers. Outside, building signs decried soda shop or restaurant. Patrons were required to produce … Continue reading

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How To Re-hope?

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #42 – “hope”  (posted by De) Today, write us a poem of hope. Of hopefulness. Or hopelessness. Or any form of the word therein that you choose. Invent your own word if you … Continue reading

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Roaring Twenties

Written for:  Poetic Asides April PAD – Day 4 Write a departure poem In came the roaring twenties Charleston, flappers, and bathtub gin Jazz joints jumping, and Model T’s Women win the right to vote Charleston, flappers, and bathtub gin … Continue reading

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