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Tipping The Scales

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~”Life:  Paradox And/Or Balance”  (posted by Sumana) Our life is a hybrid of opposites and we struggle to strike a balance between the two forces. In this whirlpool of apathy and care, brutality and kindness, … Continue reading

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Writing Technique: Paradox

Written for:  Carpe Diem #936 Forest One of the aims of haiku is to confuse the reader just enough to attract interest and engage the mind. Using this HWT, paradox, will give the reader something to ponder after the last … Continue reading

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Fears

Written for:  Carpe Diem #727, butterfly flies by Basho Write a poem that is a paradox. a butterfly flies only in the field of sunshine © Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) Do you see the scene in front of your eyes. A … Continue reading

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