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Art Brushes Beauty

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads April Day 28 Fashion Me Your Words To FOLD    (posted by Gillena) around “Destructive Weapons.”  We are not using them here, only wrapping our thoughts around them and FOLDING them into poems. … Continue reading

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Rising

Written for:  Poetics Aside #420 – Write an elevated poem. rises into sky standing in awe at the foot of Mt. Hood, Oregon  

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The Rape of Nature

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #314 Words:  dump, epic, sense, gusts, protect, frame, list, late, straight, hammer, rivers, hesitate He turned the world into a dump of epic proportions. Gusts of dust blew listless pieces of garbage straight into … Continue reading

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Forest Renewal

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Nature:  Her Words Captivate the form Nature reveals to you: animate, inanimate. “Just living is not enough….one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.” — Hans Christian Andersen Traveling in Oregon, a sadness overcame … Continue reading

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Nature’s Constant

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Weekend Challenge – The News (posted by Brendan) The amount of news we are now confronted with is immense. In 2011, information scientists deduced that Americans took in five times as much information … Continue reading

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Layer Upon Layer

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Play It Again Toads! This weekend we revisit archived challenges of the Imaginary Garden. This affords us the opportunity to catch up on a recent prompt we may have missed (especially from the … Continue reading

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Sand’s Song

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~A Grain Of Sand A single grain of sand matters in this grand scheme of our universe. Let A Grain of Sand find its way into your lines today. “It isn’t the mountain ahead that … Continue reading

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Wordle Haiku

Written for:  Carpe Diem Gift #1 Full Circle-“New Life” The goal is to use twelve (12) words to create four (4) haiku. These haiku you have to create following the numbers 1 to 12, for example … for your first haiku … Continue reading

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Innisfree Gardens

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Hope and the places That Heal You” (Imagined by Sherry Blue Sky) For your challenge, write a poem about the landscape you love, the places that heal you, the ones you call … Continue reading

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Visit Me

Written for:  dVerse Poetics:  From Nature’s Point of View  (posted by Mish) Write a poem from the perspective of one of nature’s gifts…a tree, a wildflower, a leaf in the wind or even through the eyes of a wise old … Continue reading

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