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Deep Knee Bends

Written for:  Mz. Quickly – “Take A Knee” Write a poem of allegiance, protest, or praise Some bend a knee for traditional marriage proposal. Some bend a knee when greeting The Queen. Some bend a knee to retie a shoelace. … Continue reading

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Behind Iron

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Quadrille #40 – “free”  (posted by whimsygizmo) Today, let’s go free-falling. In other words, I want you to write us a poem of exactly 44 words, including some form of the word free. Vague vibrations … Continue reading

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Independent Mind

Written for: Poets United Midweek Motif~Independence Many of our countries have holidays that celebrate gaining independence from foreign rule, and many of us also have rites–formal and informal–related to gaining independence.  Some of these are about our countries and ~ … Continue reading

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Uncategorized

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #302 Words:  empty, mercy, bind, gift, forever, flighty, free, cost, sign, spare, jar, groove Do not care if jar is half empty or half full. Too free to be bound up in a category. … Continue reading

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Wind In My Hair

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday: “Tramps like us were born to survive . . .”   (posted by HAYESSPENCER) Today, I’d like you to write about singing along with your music and driving.  Off on a trip, … Continue reading

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The End Of April

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 30 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “The (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. … Continue reading

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As Long As I Have Wings

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads Literary Excursions with Kerry Greetings to all friends and poets. This year I would like to give more focus to the skill of using literary devices , with particular interest in those developed … Continue reading

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This Poem

This poem plays hopscotch, jumps rope, races down blocks. No ticking clock. This poem is freedom to take your time. Sit by a stream and dream. This poem shapes clay into funny figures and animals. Be inspired to act on … Continue reading

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Freedom

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 23, Freedom You are free to not carry weapons You are free to think before you speak You are free to support climate change You are free not to believe everything leaders say … Continue reading

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Bars Built By Fear

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~”Two Souls: Caged And Free” What you have to do today is read the poems closely and then write your own poem about either a free or a caged soul or both.  Caged Bird by … Continue reading

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