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What Is the Future?

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads  “What the?  (posted by ManicDDaily) It’s about whats! As in,”[A] child said what is the grass” that opens Whitman’s poem. Yes, it is very much about grass, but it also winds from and … Continue reading

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splash of water

Written for:  The Twiglets #73 – “splash of water” A champagne splash is better than water. In the splash of water from his hand she could see the future. The farmer had a lovely daughter who was deathly afraid of … Continue reading

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heads up

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1381 Thunder and Lightning frogs jump in – the sound of rain far away thunder and lightning © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: ears quiver, head up thunderclaps and bursts of light dog whines, runs … Continue reading

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Satiric Verse

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toad  – Hasta La Vista, Wormtail: Satiric Verses  (posted by Brendan) “So, fellow humans of dust: What are your satiric verses this day? Take permission to unsheathe the sharpest tongue in your mouth. Take … Continue reading

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Bird Aid

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – “Look What I Found!” – Erasure poetry (posted by Victoria) Erasure is a form of found poetry or found art created by erasing words from an existing text in prose or verse and framing … Continue reading

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Disunity by Passivity

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #316 Words:  power, push, spin, shelter, ground, funnel, wake, path, map, sweep, surge, beach Possessed by sweeping urges for power sours his mien, pushes his features into a stone scowl of mean. His path–a … Continue reading

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Wearing White

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #313 Words:  lies, sad, hood, left, facts, orange, evil, right, march, stability, statues, torches Evil dressed in white robes and hoods marching together, carrying torches of orange flame, thinking they had right on their … Continue reading

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Fearfully Treading

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #37 – “Be Not Afraid” Welcome, then, to dVerse Quadrille #37. In case you haven’t figured it out, I would like you to take the word FEAR and use it in a poem … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Fear

Written for:  Poetic Asides #393 Write a pieces poem. Neighbors knew he carried a piece, prayed his lease would soon be up.    all they wanted was a little peace Bully since childhood, he did not cease, becoming a gangster–ruthless, … Continue reading

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No One Else Can See It

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Boogeyman For today’s prompt, I would like you to contemplate the idea of the childhood boogeyman. This is as wide open to your interpretation as you’d like. Feel free to really go wild … Continue reading

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