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Ripped Away

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Narrative Narrative poetry is poetry that tells a story. In its broadest sense, it includes epic poetry; some would reserve the name narrative poetry for works on a smaller scale and generally with more direct … Continue reading

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From Up Here

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – July Covid-19 P.A.D. – Day 19 “Scanning The Horizon” “You are the Lifeguard in the big chair here at Poetic Bloomings Beach. Your Ray Bans are perched, your whistle is tethered and your flotation device … Continue reading

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An Unlikely Friendship

Written for:  Sunday Muse #74 Seagull and man were wary of each other. Soon they developed a rapport. On a forgotten, foresaken piece of land, a piano was discovered. Still worked. The man could not play, and the gull could … Continue reading

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Among The Pines

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Prosery #1  (posted by Bjorn) “As I told you during the last Pubtalk we are now ready to go on with a new updated writing prompt. We want to challenge you a little bit … Continue reading

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Man At the Highway

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini-Challenge “Portraiture”  (posted by Kim) “Write a new poem, or revise an old one, which paints a portrait. It can be of someone you know or have known, a relative or … Continue reading

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Double Staircase, Double Life?

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Bits of Inspiration~Stairs (posted by Susie) Descend the double staircase exuding elegance and charm. Wealthy couple greet their guests in the foyer. Blue and ivory oriental carpets, and cherrywood occasional tables displaying … Continue reading

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The Missing Spectacles

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #337 Words:  spectacle, sense, post, gentle, spin, mint, bend, message, missing, ink, inject, row Missing his wire-framed spectacles, the elderly gent could not spot secret message injected into the first column, eighth row of … Continue reading

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reluctant hands

Written for:  The Twiglets #57 – “reluctant hands” Reluctantly, he hands her the remote. You can have capable hands, yet be reluctant to use them. My hands are reluctant to clean the house There once was a man so reluctant … Continue reading

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A Forward Looking Man

Written for:  Poetics Aside November 2017 Chapbook Challenge For today’s prompt, write a new day poem. Often, I think of a new day meaning a positive move in a new direction. However, it could be the opposite. Or it could … Continue reading

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Need

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday:  Kindness  (posted by hayesspencer) Today the haibun is all about kindness. Plain and simple – kindness. We all could do with some kindness in this harsh world. So…Let’s have at it. “Whoever … Continue reading

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