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Anti-Reality

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 15 “For today’s prompt, take the word “Anti-(blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new word or phrase the title of your poem, and then, … Continue reading

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Autumn Triolet

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Autumn PAD – Day 9 – SOUP “Yesterday we wrote of comfort food. Nothing is better than a hot bowl of soup on a cold day. So today we will serve up a word soup. … Continue reading

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Finger Paints

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings 2 #212 – “I Sing The Body Electric” Take a word or phrase that includes a body part and make that the title of your poem. Permission to mess up fingers and hands, dipping them into … Continue reading

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Creamy Rice Pudding

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Open Link Night, “Celebrate with me Today!” (posted by Lillian) Did you know that August 9th is officially: National Hand Holding Day National Rice Pudding Day National Book Lovers Day International Day of the … Continue reading

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Dad’s 65th

Written for:  Poetics Aside #445 – Write a special day poem. A friend’s yard festooned with balloons, Old English Sheepdog looking alarmed at large gathering, family and friends to celebrate together in July’s lovely weather. Surprised 65th for my deserving … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Madness

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #59 – “cycle” (posted by Kim) The on-line dictionary defines the word ‘cycle’ as: (noun) a series of events that are regularly repeated in the same order; (noun) a complete set or series; … Continue reading

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Welcoming Spring

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 30! “Thirty poems in April:  a final in verbs”  (posted by Bjorn) Verbs turn the wheels and are so much more interesting than other word classes. Alas the world of … Continue reading

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Beach Breezes

Written for:  Poetics Aside #433 – Write a fun poem. In a cabin on a hill overlooking glistening ocean, we were four friends at leisure. On arrival, the guys batted a ball around using two large umbrellas.  I have the … Continue reading

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before dawn

Written for:  The Twiglets #64 – “before dawn” Before dawn: – it was dark – my dishes were greasy – cow jumped over moon – stars rearranged themselves – sun snored – I had a nightmare – the garden statues … Continue reading

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Traveling Moonbeam

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #321 Words:  pretense, bulk, dearth, shock, possible, individual, jump, challenge, light, route, drug, teeming This poem is an individual moonbeam traveling lightly, jumping and bouncing on a new route where dearth of enlightenment exists. … Continue reading

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