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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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The Swerk One

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Scribble It!  “Awhape Me” (posted by Paul) Experts at the University of York have complied a list of 30 words from the English language that have fallen out of our consciousness and … Continue reading

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On The Bridge

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #236 Words:  following, fall, sign, right, line, tight, drink, bridge, rose, flair, spell, spare Walking across the bridge at midnight, tight from drink, he stops at the railing, light of moon falling on face. … Continue reading

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Snapshots of the Mind

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #232 Words:  cold, days, pause, gasps, loss, snare, angels, dust, dial, slap, left, remember Gasping on this cold morn, he feels a slap of wind, a momentary loss of breath. Staggers, snared in a … Continue reading

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