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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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Storyteller

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1339 – The Merchant and the Genius (from 1001 Arabian Nights) a new day rises birds praising their Creator a new story © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: once upon a time storyteller begins a … Continue reading

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A Snarkey-Barkey Place

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Camera FLASH!  (posted by Kerry) Come trip with me, flee, my undernourished friends. Now I know you are weary -teary of being underground– let me expound. I speak of a snarkey-barkey place … Continue reading

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Whosoever Dared To Steal A Tart

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 4 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Whosoever (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your … Continue reading

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