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Catching Silver

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration:  Myths, Legends, or Fairy Tales “Create a myth, legend, or fairy tale about falling stars.” The little boy saw them every night–falling stars– silver disappearing into the earth. He could never catch … Continue reading

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“picking peas”

Written for:  The Twiglets #128 – “picking peas” I pick peas over kale. Picking fresh peas out of the pod affords you a tastier experience, than frozen. Plus, it’s fun to squeeze the pod and watch peas pop out. Minding … Continue reading

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A Parliament

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~The Owl  (posted by Sumana) Owls have been appearing in literature since a long time. To the Bard, the owl was a merry note; an elegant fowl to Edward Lear but to many others owl … Continue reading

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GrimmerBella

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – “Opposites Attract, or Do They?”  (posted by Lillian) Posting this on Open Link Night, as I was too late for the prompt. The literary device of “antithesis” places two opposite ideas together in a … Continue reading

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A Wolf’s Truth

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #343 Words:  wild, cajole, practice, close, heap, means, wolf, small, kind, cringe, called, blight He calls out to assemble the others of his kind by means of a head up howl in the night. A … Continue reading

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underneath

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1354 The Black Bowl (Japanese fairytale) an empty bowl but in it is the spirit of emptiness – the spring breeze haunted forest elves dance their morning salutation a new day rises © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here … Continue reading

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riches

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1350 Theme Week ep. 4: The Fourth Voyage of Sindbad (voyages of Sindbad as told by Scheherazade to save her life.) in the backyard the old Sakura has lost his blossom until next spring © Chèvrefeuille (our … Continue reading

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Genie

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1342 The Story of the Fisherman – A tale from 1,001 Arabian Nights secrets unveiled awful genius free again first spring storm © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: back to the sea under seal of … Continue reading

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From The Lips Of The Hookah-smoking Caterpillar

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Rhubarb”  (posted by Paul) What character(s) might have found a home in your psyche? How would they write if they were to pen a poem? Today I would ask that you tune … Continue reading

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never proud

Written for:  The Twiglets #58 – “never proud” He was never too proud to take her money. Never prouder of his son than at this moment Never let pride keep you from admitting that you were wrong. Proudness in Neverland … Continue reading

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