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Mango

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Of Poems and Fruit”  (posted by Sanaa) “For today’s challenge, I want you to write a poem about fruit. Not just any ordinary, everyday item on the dining table but your best-loved; … Continue reading

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Banana Boats

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini Challenge: “Boats” (Posted by Kim) “I love boats, which is why this weekend I’d like you to write about a boat. It could be a boat you’ve owned; one on which … Continue reading

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Raspberry

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1223 Raspberry low winter sun raspberry leaves glow red and green © Jane Reichhold the sweet taste of her passionate kiss rests a while I carress her snow white skin a gentle touch of raspberry © … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1183 first day of spring (haruno saisho no hi) Write about spring in a classical haiku. on the scales Kyoto and Edo balanced in this spring of a thousand years a spring night: and with the … Continue reading

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Grapevines

Written for: The Twiglets #16-Those Grapevines White House wreathed in grapevines, bright purple, centers gleaming- spotlight of sun. https://purplepeninportland.wordpress.com/2017/03/20/the-greenland/

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Attack of the Orange-Haired Gnomes

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads Title-Tale (Poetry and Flash Fiction with Magaly) Greetings, dear Toads. Today’s mini-challenge is simple (and funny, I hope). The world is so gloomy right now, that most of us could probably use a … Continue reading

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Rewrite

Written for:  Quickly #28 Steal Well Rewrite William Carlos Williams’ “This Is Just To Say” This Is Just To Say I have eaten the plums that were in the icebox and which you were probably saving for breakfast Forgive me … Continue reading

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Apples

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1132 – “The wrong answer will indicate the right one” (Petrus) taken from “The Pilgrimage” by Paulo Coelho along the road poppies start blooming again – the scent of straw © Chèvrefeuille (our host) I did not write … Continue reading

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Apple Brandy

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special Japanese Poetry In The Lowlands #2 Jurgen Diepstraten The Netherlands have a long history with Japan. This goes even back to the time of Matsuo Basho and Yozakura. In this episode I love to introduce … Continue reading

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Portrait Queen

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #272 Words:  light, oil, echoing, jealous, drop, velvet, still, art, bowl, busy, class, silvery Black velvet curls, silver barrettes– she is a perfect model, coddled by parents of her wealthy class, to sit for … Continue reading

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