Tag Archives: human nature

The Entrance

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – “Open A New Door With Me” (provided by Lillian) Let’s write a poem that reflects the idea of doors – and includes the word in some form, or a synonym for the word. White french … Continue reading

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Taking Off?

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 27 Write a take off poem, e.g. take off from work, a runway, a dangerous situation, or maybe even a comfortable one. The line denotes a wait of hours. To quiet … Continue reading

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Follow The Signs

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl – 3 (Six for Wednesday) words:  signs, strips, drums, tight, gave, shattering Should have been a warning sign– all that drumming on tabletops, listening to Shattered, Shattered, Shattered. Not one ounce of patience. Tight with … Continue reading

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Cool/Uncool

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 19 Take one or both of the following prompts:  cool poem, uncool poem Cool Say, I’m cool finished school ain’t no fool Read and write in bright light ain’t uptight Shades … Continue reading

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An Index Poem

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 12 Have you ever flipped to the index of a book and found it super interesting? Today, I challenge you to write your own index poem. You could start with found language from an actual … Continue reading

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I Am Sorry

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 9 This one sounds simple, but it can be pretty difficult. Today, I challenge you to write a poem that includes a line that you’re afraid to write. This might be because it expresses something … Continue reading

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Subway (not the sandwich)

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Wheels of Steel (posted by Bjorn) “Trains can be waiting for delayed commuter-trains, it can be the drunkard trying to strike up a conversation. It could be what you see outside your window. Trains … Continue reading

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See Me Dance

Written for:  The Mag #311 See me dance outside this stuffy Wall Street building. See me dance, I am as wild as my hair, as colorful as my feathers. See me dance, watch their faces. They envy me. I am … Continue reading

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Well Put Together

Written for:  Imaginary Garden With Real Toads, Play It Again, Toads Welcome to the 25th Play it Again, Toads! where archived challenges of this Imaginary Garden come to life again.  Have fun exploring the side bar (2011 – 2016) and … Continue reading

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Invincible

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #244 Words:  crooked, smoke, name, phantoms, God, words, water, three, pebbles, lead, moon, light He believes he is chosen by God to be the stone that leads the pebbles. Everyone knows his name, listens … Continue reading

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