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What Happened?

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #124 (posted by Mish) “knot” My insides knotted in a tight cord. Are you bored with us? So suddenly? Last week we visited Knott’s Berry Farm and had such fun. Can we not … Continue reading

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Seasonal Stirrings

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet: Childhood Christmas Sonnet “Staying within our theme (Christmas), recall a moment from your youth or a childhood memory and write it in the form of a sonnet!” We looked forward to each Christmas … Continue reading

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Nightmare/Dream

Written for: Poetics Aside PAD November 2020 Challenge – Day 3 “Two-for-Tuesday – Write a dream and/or nightmare poem.” Childhood Nightmare Mom says I fight in my sleep Maybe I could not fight awake. Evenings I remember waking with teeth … Continue reading

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Low Key Fun

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – July Covid-19 P.A.D. – Day 23 You Say It’s Your Birthday “Another celebration that has been placed on hold were the obvious birthdays. If there was a birthday for someone near and dear to you, … Continue reading

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The Brass Ring

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet – Florette form A Florette consists of two or more 4-line stanzas. Syllable count: 8,8,8,12 Rhyme scheme: a,a,b,a Fourth line requirement: internal (b) rhyme on syllable 8. A great form for POETIC BLOOMINGS … Continue reading

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Fun Times

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #280 – “It’s Super” “What’s “Super” in your life? Whatever it might be, write a “Super” poem.” I am with family after eight years away spending fun times with my sister– we are. https://poeticbloomings2.wordpress.com/

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Washington County Fair

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #255 – Calliope Music We’ve stepped into August as Summer rolls along and the air is strong with carnivals and county and state fairs. So, here is the prompt: write a memory of one … Continue reading

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tan renga with Basho

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1665 Tan Renga Challenge Month May 2019 (12) “special” Basho “Miscanthus bud” “Welcome at a “special” episode of our Tan Renga Challenge Month May 2019. Today I have a few nice haiku by Matsuo Basho (1644-1694) … Continue reading

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Carefree Days

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2, Prompt #247 – “Take Me Back to Chicago” “If there was any music I could consider the soundtrack of my life, it would be the music of Chicago. When they first came onto the scene, they … Continue reading

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Coney Island Turf

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  On Geography  (posted by Anmol) “I am asking you all to explore geography in your poems. There are different ways of going about it — you can explore and inculcate the various subjects … Continue reading

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