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The Art of Retirement

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 April PAD – Day 12 “For today’s prompt, take the phrase “The Art of (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write … Continue reading

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Tired of Depression

Written for:  2018 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 3 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Tired of (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your … Continue reading

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Secret Ingredient

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 1 Write a secret poem. What made her chopped liver the best, did fried onions give it that zest? I remember the grinder she pressed cooked liver through with finesse. … Continue reading

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Keeping It Even

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 15 Write a poem that incorporates the idea of doubles. They were two, a duo in blue dress and tux. Knew all the standard tunes. Sang in harmony imbued with angelic voices, true and sweet. … Continue reading

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Taking Steps

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2015 Challenge – Day 7 Write a simmer down poem. In the alleyway, I hear crying hope it’s a cat, not someone dying. Didn’t hear whizz of bullets flying. This neighborhood must start trying to … Continue reading

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