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Nod to Maya Angelou

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – July 11 – “The Poets I Wished I Was” “Claim a favored poet and try to write her/him in their style. We all say “I wish I had written that!” Well, now’s your opportunity to … Continue reading

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Ode on Books

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 April PAD Challenge – Day 11 “For today’s prompt, write a dedication poem. This is a poem dedicated to a person, an animal, or an organization. Or hey, objects work too–like a poem to a … Continue reading

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Get Acquainted

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetry Forms:  the Villanelle  (posted by Sarah SW) “Tonight we are looking at another form – the villanelle! I think it’s a beautiful form, but it has its challenges.  A villanelle has 19 lines … Continue reading

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Do Not Waste Time

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  Turn! Turn! Turn!  (posted by Lillian) “For everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to … Continue reading

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Continuing Knowledge

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads  – Wordy Thursday with Wild Woman, “What We Save Saves Us” “Write a new poem in which you sing of starting over. Or call it by its other names: reboot, renew, recommence, take two, … Continue reading

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An Aging Sonnet

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetry Forms:  The Sonnet – (posted by Bjorn) “With a new year comes changes and new goals to deliver. Given the success of our last book project we have discussed to create a book … Continue reading

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“always open”

Written for:  The Twiglets #103 – “always open” Sign said, Always Open. a mixed-race couple were told they just closed. always open your mind to new thoughts There once was a man from Hoboken who coughed with his mouth wide … Continue reading

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Offerings of Earth

Written for:  Poets United, Poetry Pantry #324, “We Are Not Alone!  (posted by Mary) When I see photos of other planets– ringed, pock-marked, glowing, red–I feel that my own explorations have been grains of sand. Imagine visiting every place on … Continue reading

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Feeling Of Reward

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Teaching Write a new poem that reveals teaching from your experience as teacher, student or observer. “I urge you to be teachers so that you can join with children as the co-collaborators in a plot … Continue reading

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Streaming Water

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1015, Streaming Water “One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.” ~ Lao Tzu broken mirror tears rolling down her cheeks she has become old © Chèvrefeuille … Continue reading

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