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Genies

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – The Tuesday Platform – Sharing poetry  (posted by Sanaa) In studying genie-ology I ponder possibilities of who first placed the genie in a bottle? Then there is a question of gender. Do … Continue reading

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A Snarkey-Barkey Place

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Camera FLASH!  (posted by Kerry) Come trip with me, flee, my undernourished friends. Now I know you are weary -teary of being underground– let me expound. I speak of a snarkey-barkey place … Continue reading

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Preface To A Parallel World

Written for:  Poetics Aside November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 23 Write a preface poem.  “A preface is a super literary term as the term typically relates to books–usually as the opening statement or introductory remarks of a book. So … Continue reading

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Pigs Could Fly If They Had Wings

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 9 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) If (blank),” replace the blanks with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write … Continue reading

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Riding The Night

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – “Lookin’ Up!”  (posted by Lillian) In 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope, named after Edwin Hubble, was launched to orbit around the earth. Using Wikipedia, let’s get some perspective on the Hubble: It’s as long … Continue reading

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Seven Days

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 7 Two-for-Tuesday – Write a days of the week poem and/or days of the weak poem. Days of the Week On Sundays, shimmering rays of sun slant through slats of … Continue reading

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A Tease of Green

Written for:  Poems for Garden Gnomes – “That Ain’t Right!” The premises is simple. Find something that is just out of reach of your left hand and wax poetic about it. Stick your left arm out and whatever tickles your … Continue reading

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Bathing in Amber and Blue

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrills #39 – “Bliss” (posted by Bjorn) Imagine a dalliance dappled in auras of amber moon, and silver-starred heavens. An indigo blue-black bliss of ocean occluded by nighttime, while wave tips ride in rippled … Continue reading

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Are You Taken?

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #305 Words:  drunk, sheer, blink, single, snatch, curve, spun, tattered, lash, rooted, dust, sly  You sly devil with your curved black lashes, and sheer ocean blue eyes. Are you single, or have you been … Continue reading

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Bottled Wishes From Turbaned Cat

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fireblossom Friday:  It’s Only A Paper Moon Write a poem that makes us all believe in something that isn’t real. He sees bottle at shore’s edge. Picks it up. A glow lights his … Continue reading

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