Tag Archives: Etheree

Matchmaker

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 7 “For today’s prompt, write a poem with an occupation as the title. For instance, the titles might include: “Governor,” “Teacher,” “Architect,” and “Engineer.” Or go with some of … Continue reading

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Walls And Bridges

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~The Wall  (posted by Sumana) How do you react when you encounter a wall? Are you happy or do you feel left out? Does it look like an obstacle, a barrier or is it more … Continue reading

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Shell Life

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Mini-Challenge Camera FLASH!  (posted by Kerry) A creature made his home here for a time. Striations and nicks were left behind. Structure maintains integrity, with knot of infinity curled tightly at one end. … Continue reading

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Artificial Intelligence

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 5 Write an intelligence poem A stranger, color of pink applesauce, walk into a bar takes a seat, orders drink and calmly removes his head. Bartender says, you can’t do … Continue reading

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New York Redone

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 25 Write a remix poem.  For the chapbook challenge, try remixing one of your poems from earlier in the month. I have remixed Day 13 in which we had to … Continue reading

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Extremities

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – An Etheree Extremities Hands and feet always cold, at least my heart is warm in winter. Circulation, you say, and you are probably right despite fact that I deny it. My advancing age most likely plays … Continue reading

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Deluge

Written for:  dVerse Poet’s Pub:  Drought Or Deluge?  (posted by Walt) We’re writing one condition or the other. Give us a drought poem (writer’s block would qualify). Or failing that, write the damage of an over-abundance of water/rain (a rain … Continue reading

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Those Left To Mercy

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads, The Tuesday Platform For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.  ~ Nelson Mandela Day, … Continue reading

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Madoff Pays

Written for dVerse Poets Pub – Getting In Shape For Summer (posted by Victoria)-Etheree The Etheree was developed by Arkansas poet, Etheree Taylor Armstrong in the late 20th Century. Here’s how it works: An Etheree, based on syllables or words, … Continue reading

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