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For All You Greedy Leaders*

Written for:  Poetic Asides #495 – “This week, write a “For (blank)” poem.” self-serving, climbing ’til your knuckles bleed to grab that last dollar. Power pours green though pores of your skin, yet still you sin, insidiously trying to divide … Continue reading

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Speak Up!

Written for:  Poetics Aside #415 Write an I Believe You poem.  This could be a poem about someone’s vision for the future or someone’s story of the past. It could be a poem about a real person, a fictional character, or … Continue reading

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Are You Proud?

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnomes – Form Friday:  Vers Beaucoup Each stanza consists of four lines with a rhyming word scheme of: a-a-a- a–b-b- b–c-c- c–d-d Each rhyme can only use a MAXIMUM of three words. The fourth “a” … Continue reading

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Hope In Chains

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #318 Words:  quake, ding, hope, brace, crossroads, lock, faux, rebel, chain, bottom, pen, chase Lock my hope in chains at the bottom of Rebel’s Hill at the crossroads. When citizens stop quaking, stop bracing … Continue reading

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“Tragedy Strikes Cult”

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #288 Words:  feathered, jinx, planet, shallow, follow, us, decide, sigh, bleed, cult, spin, news He followed that cult to a shallow grave. Come with us, and be saved, said a woman with feathered headband. … Continue reading

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Orange Brother Is Watching You

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Flash 55 PLUS!   (imagined by Kerry) Greetings to all poets and friends. It is time for the Flash 55 Challenge! Write a piece of poetry or prose on a subject of your … Continue reading

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Who’s On First?

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 33 Word for Today Public “Open to all persons. Relating to community as a whole. Everyone within a specified environment. The public response has been varied. Many are protesting, whiles others remain completely … Continue reading

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