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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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Having Fun

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Fun Can you list 10 ways you have fun?  (posted by Susan) “And the sun and the moon sometimes argue over who will tuck me in at night. If you think I am having more … Continue reading

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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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