Tag Archives: lost

Abrupt Disappearance

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe – Tuesday Writing Prompt (posted by Devereaux and Beth) “Write a poem about an empty house. Use the words, ‘brisk’ and ‘solo'” Solo, lost in billows of white snow, he knows he cannot walk … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Lost Passage Of Time

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe – Tuesday Writing Prompt (posted by Devereaux and Beth) “Write a piece of prose or poetry that uses the words black eyes and cold winter rain.” Stuck at nightfall in a cold winter rain, … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Lost Passage Of Time

Lead Me Safely

Written for:  Sunday Muse #119 She waits for the owl to whisper wise words in her ear. She is lost–dreaming, awake– no rightful place. ‘You are part of my tribe, my dear. See how we both sport fearsome freckles? Once … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments

Joe Has A Bad Day

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #449 Words:  maze, wreck, crawl, back, armed, last, trapped, hand, stash, land, chatter, saw Armed with twenty-four rolls of toilet paper to add to his stash, Joe rushes out to his car only to … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Joe Has A Bad Day

water

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1814 – Lost Love rainy day tears become one with puddles new moon © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: waves of water soak a white party dress tears of love lost http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on water

Lost Again

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 April PAD Challenge – Day 29 “For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) Again,” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then write your … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Lost Again

Keeping Track

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Fussy Little Forms – Puente  (posted by Marian)  Puente is a rewarding form created by James Rasmusson. The word puente means bridge in Spanish, and–naturally–this lovely form features a bridge. It is a … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 33 Comments

Never A Sure Thing

Written for:  The Twiglets #105 – “could not lose” He could not lose himself in a crowd. After events in her life, there was nothing more left to lose. A boozing loser all his life was finally kicked out by … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Although I . . .

Written for:  Miz Quickly’s November Nudge – Day 15 “List poem! Wait a minute, though. While a list poem has an inheirent form, it tends to be a tad…listy. Let’s add an element (hee). Let’s add ALTHOUGH Basically, you want: … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Although I . . .

Lost Love Poem

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 6  (Two-for-Tuesday) .Write a lost poem.  Or . . . .Write a found poem Love poem was lost to me, self-penned, one I fancied. Under jumbled pile, I found … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Lost Love Poem