Tag Archives: memories

If You

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “All in November’s Soaking Mist” (posted by Sanaa) “Pablo Neruda was born on 12th July,1904, in Parral, Chile. His poems can be described as subtle and elegant, as well as being vigorous … Continue reading

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I’ve Had The Time of my Lives

Written for:  Miz Quickly – November Nudge #14 As a kitten I was smitten with a simple ball of yarn. Now that I am older, I look back at my previous eight lives in wonder at my many adventures. I … Continue reading

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threadbare

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “throw” covered with throw knit by her hands long ago the old man remembers https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/  

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cherish

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1485 creating memories wandering memories of long ago creates new ones © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: cherishing memories made together– a friend now gone http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/

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A Quilt Of Pines

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #362 Words:  heart, pass, pines, trip, gift, quilt, time, picture, lake, sign, travel, staircase I have sewn a quilt for you, gift of remembrance for our trip past feathery pungent pines to Blue Mountain … Continue reading

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First House

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday – “Delving Into The Traditional”  (posted by Lillian) “**Let’s journey together into an interior. Go back in time to one of the very first houses you remember living in. Try to recall … Continue reading

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puff

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1468 – fragile faded beauty returned fragility dandelion seeds © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: her fragile face he once held in his hands puff of dandelion http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.com/

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Silver Street

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics  (posted by Sarah) used for Grace’s Open Link Night “Let’s think for a moment about street names. They’ve always interested me. I like the 19th century developments that commemorate the builder’s wife and … Continue reading

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Voices Echo

Written For:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday – “Silent Sounds”  (posted by Frank) These are all those thoughts and chatter that go through our minds which seem like words that have a sound, but do not require ears to … Continue reading

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Seeking Space

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Micro-Poetry, “Long-Ago Rooms” Write a poem of between 1 and 12 lines, in a form of your choice.  (posted by Kerry) red carpet – a room in Carmel red sunset on golden … Continue reading

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