Tag Archives: Friendship

Long Time Pal

Written for:  Sunday Muse #58 Ah, doesn’t that feel good, Samson? My hands will stroke your face and mane as long as you’d like. I remember riding on your back for the first time. I was terrified. An instant affinity … Continue reading

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Complete and Utter Sorrow

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 April PAD Challenge – Day 24 “For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Complete (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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At A Cost

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday – “Complexity of Freedom” (posted by Bjorn) “I would like you to think about both the benefits and the cost of your freedom. Take an example of choices you made to limit … Continue reading

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Longtime Friends

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – The Tuesday Platform  (posted by Rommy) Do you have an interest you bonded over with a beloved? Is there an interest any potential lovers must have if they’re going to last longer … Continue reading

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Cat Eyes

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 25  (posted by Rommy) “Virtue or Vice” – Consider the seven deadly sins or the seven heavenly virtues. Include at least one name from each. In Cat-Eyes swims a green … Continue reading

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Dog Meet

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – The Tuesday Platform  (posted by Sanaa) “Greetings to all poets, wayfarers and friends. I have been thinking a lot about the world lately, and how hatred and indifference seem to have spread … Continue reading

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Pipe Cleaners

Written for:  Poetic Asides #403 – Write a poem about a useful item, though seemingly innocuous. On occasion, Dad smoke a pipe. I discovered that the white, ropey stick could be coerced into stick figures or strange animal shapes. Later … Continue reading

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Pesto

Written for:  dVerse Poet’s Pub:  Haibun Monday – “From The Kitchen Of Poets” (posted by Björn Rudberg (brudberg)  Today I would like you to consider cooking in your haibun and give us a recipe in your prose. But it should not … Continue reading

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Four To Five

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 2 Write a “not today” poem. Each day, Marion Miller, and Murphy–our dogs-wait, impatiently whining for their daily visit to “Aunt Ruth” next door. Change of scenery, different backyard. They love … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Friendship

Written for Quickly #22 Take some common item you commonly see. Your phone, or refrigerator; your car, bedside lamp, toilet paper holder. Whatever you choose, it should be familiar. Now put it in a movie, a famous film, and make … Continue reading

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