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A Stranger

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetry Form:  Dizian  (guest host:  Rosemary) 10 line stanza, 10 syllables each line  ababbccdcd I do not know her, but look at her face. Under a flowery umbrella she stands in line, awaits bus … Continue reading

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In The Near Future

Written for:  Sunday Whirl  #411 Words:  course, groan, still, find, melt, chime, oath, sign,  water, beat, shimmer, short Of course you can still find water in short supply where last of the shimmering ice floes melted. There is no sign, … Continue reading

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Future-Face

Written for:  The Sunday Muse #43 Face of future beings — all colors meld, eyes light. White circles dot face and body–sign of a new tribe of people, held back for now in coils of copper. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

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Poem Starting With A Line by Charles Bukowski

Written for:  Miz Quickly, November Nudge #18 “POEM STARTING WITH A LINE BY ______Look around. Read some New-to-You poetry. I usually begin with the Poets.orgpoem-a-day and follow the links for further reading; doesn’t matter how you browse, though. Just look … Continue reading

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Eyes Ahead

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #221 – “And I Quote” – Installment #3 Words to live by:  As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by … Continue reading

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Into The Future

Written for:  The Twiglets #59 – “those future folk” Get wise to global warning, or there will be no future, folks. To those future folk, I say, I am sorry we did not take care of your planet. Those future … Continue reading

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Lay Down Your Weapons

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Tuesday Poetics:  “Dramatic Monologues”  (posted by Kim) The challenge is to write a modern dramatic monologue about a plot to do away with someone (or something). You don’t have to write twelve stanzas, but … Continue reading

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Good News

Written for:  Poetic Asides #386:  Good ____ For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Good (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write the poem. You can always … Continue reading

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Orange Brother Is Watching You

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Flash 55 PLUS!   (imagined by Kerry) Greetings to all poets and friends. It is time for the Flash 55 Challenge! Write a piece of poetry or prose on a subject of your … Continue reading

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Trust

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads: Out of Standard, “Future/Tense” On November 8th, the next President of the United States was selected by the electoral college. This choice has sparked uncertainty in many of us. And look, many of … Continue reading

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