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Written for: Poetic Asides #635 “Write a winter poem.” lingering light gone in a blink before darkness winter solstice https://www.writersdigest.com/write-better-poetry/wednesday-poetry-prompts-635

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Lull Before Lunette

Written for: The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #572 Words: between, moon, broken, nothing, throw, time, space, shadow, give, lull, rising, mute Lull in time, and space between the shadowy sky, and rising moon, yielding nothing but a mere lunette like a … Continue reading

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“sunken sky”

Written for: The Twiglets #279 – sunken sky Steely gray clouds appear to shrink the sky. How pleasant it would be to have a sunken living room ceilinged by a sky light. cheeks sunken a jaundiced pallor on skin imprisoned … Continue reading

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A Year Swept Away

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #367, Old or New “Write an “open door” poem or “closed door” poem.” Closed doors and closed rooms are best swept out with brooms to dismantle cobwebs, dust, and any troubled spirits who must … Continue reading

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Light In Her Eyes

Written for: Sunday Whirl, Wordle #526 Words: glasses, eyes, tap, secret, years, paint, meeting, sample, alone, words, light, blink Her green eyes were effulgent as glass orbs. No other family member possessed them. In meeting her, people were drawn to … Continue reading

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Hues of Shadows

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe – Tuesday Writing Prompt (posted by Devereaux and Beth) “Use the phrase or theme, ‘shadows of our past’ in any form of writing.” Our past hangs in Shadows follow us Some are dark spirits … Continue reading

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“breaks light”

Written for: The Twiglets #244 – “breaks light” waiting for light to break through darkness When lightbulb crashed to the floor, it’s tiny pieces formed a mosaic. Hard to clean up without a light. light breaks across branches of maples … Continue reading

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Battles Within

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe – Quatern (posted by Donna Matthews) This poem has 16 lines broken up into 4 quatrains (or 4-line stanzas). Each line is comprised of eight syllables. The first line is the refrain. In the … Continue reading

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About Maya Angelou

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub (posted by Laura Bloomsbury) Poetics: Poems To A Poet “Select ONE of our favourite poets (a celebrated or a lesser known one) and write a poem either About them (the indirect voice, as exemplified in … Continue reading

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Living In Between

Written for: Sunday Muse #156 He wears camera lenses with filters to change ranges of light. Living mostly in darkness, his hands are inky fingers, his black, bushy mustache grows unruly. He has a choice to make. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

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