Tag Archives: Micro-poetry

like and unlike

Written for:  The Twiglets #85 – “unlike my mother” She thought of herself as being unlike her mother. With age, each time she started speaking, her mother’s voice emerged. “You are not unlike your mother.” She did not know if … Continue reading

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Unicorn

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini-Challenge Fussy Little Forms:  Tricube  (posted by Marian) This weekend in the Garden, let’s try a short form that’s less fussy and more adorable. It’s called the TRICUBE and the rules … Continue reading

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satin edge

Written for:  The Twiglets #84 – “satin edge” She swept down spiral staircase satined in pink edged in white lace, a cherry blossom confection   Thought his moves were sleek as satin, but his manner was edged with sandpaper   … Continue reading

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clues

Written for:  The Twiglets #83 – “reading the clues” Oh no! She had been reading the clues all wrong. Identity of the murderer was now clear. he was clueless unable to read her signals There once was a man from … Continue reading

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cold marble

Written for:  The Twiglets #82 – “cold marble” carved in cold marble staring statue’s eyes roll out your pastry crust on a cold marble board for best results Floor and staircases in the old courthouse were constructed of cold, pink … Continue reading

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matter

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Micro Poetry – “It Doesn’t Matter”  (Posted by Kerry) whoever you are safety and freedom are vital you are entitled http://withrealtoads.blogspot.com/

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“all too often”

Written for:  the Twiglets #81 – “all too often” all too often life seems unfair often, too many children are caught up in circumstances they do not understand all, too often, does not mean everyone All too often, she said, … Continue reading

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cos(z)y

Written for:  The Twiglets #80 – “cosy up” posies are nose cosies If your dog cosies up to you, fur circled, half on your lap, half on the couch. you will never want to move. Sometimes I wish I was … Continue reading

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On The Brink

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fussy Little Forms :  Tectractys (posted by Marian) The tetractys was invented by Ray Stebbings, who says this about the form: “Euclid, the mathematician of classical times, considered the number series 1,2,3,4 … Continue reading

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Give The Lady A Hand

Written for:  The Twiglets #79 – “my right hand” I never confuse my left hand with my right hand. Doesn’t measure up in strength or grip. Unsuitable for writing, shaking hands, eating. Except for now, when I have to use … Continue reading

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