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Thinking of Souls

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #407 Words:  messy, magic, exist, mantra, talk, way, vulnerable, struggle, soul, stories, lean, courage If the soul exists does it speak in mantras, or not talk in a recognizable way? I wonder if a … Continue reading

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“Harvest Dusk”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #104, Jim Kacian’s 5th “harvest dusk” Now it’s up to you to write/compose an all new haiku inspired on the one by Kacian and in the same sense, tone and spirit as that haiku. harvest … Continue reading

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A Hay(na)ku

Written for Creative Bloomings, InForm:  Hay(na)ku Hay(na)ku is a poem written in 3-lines, with one word in the first line, two words in the second, and three in the third. These are the only restrictions. Imagine his dreams a dog … Continue reading

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Ode to Edgar Allen Poe

Written for:  dVerse poets Write an ode to a specific poet (dead or alive) or to poets in general. Mellifluous stanzas of verse flowed from your pen, immortalizing ravens, pealing bells, and the state of being alone. Perhaps your black … Continue reading

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Searching

I searched the waves, caves of ice, far off ships, lips quivering in fear, dear; you were nowhere to be found. Sound was only that of gulls, hulls of rusting wrecks. Written for http://withrealtoads.blogspot.com/Play it Again (from the archives of … Continue reading

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Off to Italy

Off to Italy Planning, anticipation Memories cherished   Written for :  http://haiku-heights.blogspot.com/expectations

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Against Love

He followed ideas for romance, wanting love. Efforts went unrewarded. Dames are not worth it. (See Love and Anti-love) Written for Poetic Asides 2013 November Challenge – Day 25 Take a poem from earlier in the challenge, and remix it.

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Sweet Taste

Different tastes in sweets, spearmint leaves, Deb loved them. Cinnamon red hots on tongue were much more my style. Still hate spearmint leaves Deb still hates cinnamon. Give us a warm pecan pie; see taste buds merge. Written for Poetic … Continue reading

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The Other Woman

Wall Street boomed, gone was the gloom like blues filling each room. Sun shined on the newly groomed man who wore a bloom in his lapel. He was consumed by his own charm, and the perfumed ladies, one of whom … Continue reading

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Jerome (a limerick)

I made an amfriend named Jerome Would love to have taken him home But the trumeans would laugh ‘cause Jerome’s a giraffe Yet he toescribes the funniest poems.  Written for Poetic Bloomings In-Form:  amphigouri (nonsense verse) Make up faux words … Continue reading

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