Tag Archives: Life

Hopelessness

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Out of Standard – Photo Finish For today’s prompt, I am going to provide you with images, and you get to write a poem around them. But This wouldn’t be the out of … Continue reading

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A Part Of

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #297 You are not a saint; I am not a sinner. Though you pray in lace shawl, and say you believe, and I live in Wonderland, we are both parts of life’s spiral–whirling, spinning, … Continue reading

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Explore Yourself

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #295 Words:  sigh, breeze, nail, stone, barrier, trunk, listen, follow, reach, turn, scrape, taste Taste a summer breeze in a sigh. Listen. Follow sound of a tree trunk. Scrape off scent from all barriers … Continue reading

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One

Written for:  Poetic Asides #387 – Write a one poem.  Not write one poem, though it’s totally fine to write one poem, but a poem that plays with the number one or concept of one. For instance, a poem about doing … Continue reading

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Slippery Slope

Written for:  Poetics Aside #384 – Write a nope poem. A nope poem, I suppose, could be about saying no to a certain situation, person, or thing. Like saying nope to live concerts, people who like debating everything, or mushrooms. … Continue reading

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Now

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1121, Leaving All Behind last moment has passed future moments are unknown this is the moment http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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The Straight And Narrow

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 4 Write an imagined life poem (for you or someone you’ve seen at a bus stop, grocery, etc.) He pumps his arms, and looks so stern, his mustache neat and … Continue reading

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Simply Living

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Courage “It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.”—Mark Twain Life takes colossal bravery, some episodes are elating, others, unsavory. An unbroken stretch of cheer … Continue reading

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Waters of a Lifetime

Written for:  Poetic Asides #335   For today’s prompt, write a poem consisting of 10 lines or fewer Waters of a lifetime– stream, creek, river, ocean– change in motion from slow and lazy, trickling over rocks, lapping docks, then whooshing … Continue reading

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*Did You Ever See the Rain? (a Fibonacci)

Written for:  A Prompt Each Day *Song title by The Who Rain streamed. Did you see one drop, how the light pierced through, or were you worried you’d be late to yet another dinner with familiar people, and missed the uniqueness … Continue reading

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