Tag Archives: imagination

Ground and Sky Trade Places

Written for: Miz Quickly – Day 10 “What if basement condos were prime real estate and penthouses were low rent? What if life actually did begin at forty? Writers of alternative fiction often begin by changing one thing in their … Continue reading

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Speeds

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #343 – Fast and Slow “We’ll write either into a poem. But to compound things further, you are to come up with a compound word highlighting either extreme.” When Speedy Alka-Seltzer met Speedy Gonzales … Continue reading

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Forest Rules

Written for: Sunday Muse #159 We brake for ducks in a row. Originally we were on our way to see the Wizard. Found out its been done before, so we decided to stroll through the forest. Did not expect a … Continue reading

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Alice Tells A Tale

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub: Exploring the Narrative Voice (guest host: Ingrid) “Write a poem in the voice of a fictional character.” My wish for adventure turns bizarre for as far as you can see. It is most confounding to … Continue reading

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Small Flies and Other Wings

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub (posted by Laura) Poetics: The Poet as Painter “The practice of using words to comment on a piece of visual art is an ancient one. One of the earliest and most commonly cited forms of … Continue reading

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A Cool Friend

Written for: Poets and Storytellers United Weekly Scribblings #61: Starting a New Relationship (posted by Rosemary) “I’m changing the focus and asking you to write about starting a new relationship – largely because I am in the process of doing … Continue reading

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Playing At Sea

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – “Picture This . . . Ekphrastic Poetry 1 “Use the above photograph as the emphasis for your poem.” Girl wears hat Boy leans for support- different views. Does each one glimpse a preview of future? … Continue reading

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Monet

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics: Connections (posted by Merrill) “Think about connecting or connections in any sense.” I remember that special room in the Museum of Modern Art. The first time I entered a hush, a quiet beyond … Continue reading

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Wanting Peace of Mind

Written for: Poetic Asides PAD November 2020 Challenge – Day 29 “For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Wanting (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your … Continue reading

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What If Horizons Were Rainbows

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #309 – Horizons “It’s been an interesting year, to say the least. 2020 has been a beast I hope to not encounter again (but I’m not holding my breath). So we take the opportunity … Continue reading

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