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“heavy air”

Written for:  The Twiglets #187 – “heavy air” The air hung heavy over the haunted black lagoon. Temperature and humidity thicken the air to a heaviness that weighs upon me like a hangover. hangs heavy in air bees and butterflies … Continue reading

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Trinket’s Freedom

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #466 Words:  chain, mend, vote, weigh, flow, drain, raven, name, chime, shallow, lace, trace Chimes rang out at midnight. The raven had flown off, leaving me a trace of lace at my window. Not … Continue reading

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On The Roof

Written for:  Poetic Asides #484 “For today’s prompt, take the phrase “On (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and write your poem. Possible titles include: “On Point,” “On … Continue reading

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A Lake Of Fish

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet:  Choka One of the most intricate Japanese Poetry forms is the Choka. Also referred to as a “Long Poem,” the Choka often tells a story. It does not rhyme, and offers a choice … Continue reading

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San Diego

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1565 – Pacific Beach . . . San Diego “So today I have a nice “crossroads” feature. As you all know the goal of “crossroads” is to create a “fusion ku”. I have chosen a few … Continue reading

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Burn of Love

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 November PAD Chapbook Challenge “For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Burn (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. Possible … Continue reading

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Blistering Heat on Walking Trail

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini-Challenge Fussy Little Forms:  Tritina  (posted by Marian) “Tritina is the more compact step-sister of sestina and villanelle, two forms that I (you?) find difficult! But somehow in this shorter version … Continue reading

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Burning Air

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnome:  Project #1 – Connection “Welcome to the first installment of our poem projects. It hopes to be a series of works that require a bit more thought, some research, and a fair amount of … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1034 let the rain kiss you “Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” ~ Langston Hughes after the summer heat raindrops … Continue reading

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Quick Spring

Written for:  Carpe Diem #966, passing of spring passing of spring water trickles over rock into the koi pond © Jane Reichhold Here is my attempt: http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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