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Kept Cooking Into Her 80’s

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – Mother (In-Law)’s Cooking “Write a list poem: Nine reasons to eat your mother (in-law)’s cooking – My mom could tender a brisket every time. My sister and I have given up. … Continue reading

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No Price

Written for: Poets and Storytellers United Weekly Scribblings #41: What’s The Price (posted by Rommy) Write your interpretation of the question: What is it worth? A comfortable home, warm and cozy. Pets of your choice to cuddle Food in the … Continue reading

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Dinner

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet: Endecha “The endecha is a 16th-century Spanish poetic form with the following guidelines:” Quatrain (or four-line) poem (or stanzas). Rhyme scheme: abcb Seven syllables per line for lines one, two, and three. Line … Continue reading

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Sweet Summer

Written for:  Poets and Storytellers United Weekly Scribblings #29:  “Writing About Food” Salivate in Summer for juicy fruit of plums, peaches, watermelon, cherries, berries, and grapes. Ice cream would do nicely for dinners–I would love chocolate-mint chip, coffee, butter pecan, … Continue reading

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It’s No Eggplant Parm

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Covid-19 P.A.D. – Day 10 – “What’s On The Menu?” “What’s your favorite dish? What’s something you’d like to try? What’s one thing you’ll never eat, no matter what? We’re writing food today! Can you … Continue reading

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Observation

Written for:  Poets and Storytellers United – Weekly Scribblings #15: COVID-19 Quarantine Histories.  (posted by Magaly) “Write a poem which describes an instant, day, week, or month during the current  pandemic.” Essential vs. Non-Essential: Having a burning for bagels, I … Continue reading

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Moose

Written for:  Blogging From A to Z -“M” Moosehead Beer has a moose on its label. Why? Are moose known for serious beer consumption? Bullwinkle never had a sip touch his lips. Male moose have antlers that look like sculptures. All … Continue reading

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eyeing the food

Written for:  The Twiglets #166 – “eyeing the food” The dog eyed a half-eaten hamburger. His nose quivered. In an acrobatic feat, he leaped onto a dining room chair, but was thwarted mid-paw. I do not like to see eyes in … Continue reading

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unconditional love

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1806 – Unconditional Love in the garden first cherry blossoms bloom cherished by the sun               Chevrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: fox hunts for food she is hungry; first … Continue reading

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Pleasure and Displeasure

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 5 “Today’s Two-for-Tuesday prompt is to write a Pleasure and/or Displeasure Poem.” Pleasure I am ever pleased to put guests at their ease. Plate of crackers,  sharp cheese, assorted … Continue reading

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