Tag Archives: quadrille form

Warning

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #153: Out of the Meadow’s Browse (posted by Linda Lyberg) “I was recently reading Owls and Other Fantasies, by Mary Oliver and came across a lovely poem that inspired me to use the … Continue reading

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Yawn

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille Night! “Sleepy Times” (posted by sarahsouthwest) “Well, tonight we’re quadrilling, and, yes – sleep is the word. You can use any variant you like – sleep, asleep, sleeping, sleepy… – just so long … Continue reading

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Layers of Skin

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #148 – Papered Poems (posted by whimsygizmo) “Is my intention today paper thin enough for you yet? Today, I want you to play on paper with the word paper. Reminisce about your old … Continue reading

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Shades of Eyes

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Eyeing The Quadrille #147 (posted by Bjorn) “So today for you, you are to write a Quadrille, 44 words which have to include the word eye in the main body of the poem.” Four … Continue reading

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She Came To Me

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #143 – Muse Cues (Posted by whimsygizmo) Are you ready? Get your muse a cup of coffee or tea (or your brain-rousing beverage of choice), ’cuz we’re about to put it to the … Continue reading

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Tinsel Dreams

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #142 (posted by Mish) “tinsel” Drawn to Tinsel Town, she finally arrived, fresh off the bus to a local dive, called a hotel. She spent days at open auditions, tinseled with girls who … Continue reading

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A Night Long Ago

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #137: Throwing Poem Stones. (posted by WhimsyGizmo) “Today, I want us to make a little Stone (Poem) Soup. “Carve us a poem out of the word stone.” Wild weed and Mateus wine. Stoned. … Continue reading

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Smudge-free

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #130 (posted by Mish) “Today, I give you the word ….. “smudge”. as a verb: to cause (something) to become messily smeared by rubbing it. noun: a blurred or smeared mark on the … Continue reading

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The Shop of Curiosities

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub Quadrille #129: A Curiosity of Poems. (Posted by whimsygizmo) “Today, I want you to get curious. Let your curiosity get the best of your muse. I hope that you are curiously intrigued. Yes, for this … Continue reading

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Mighty Sunflower

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #127 Planting Seeds (posted by Merrill) Hoping against hope, I plant seeds of my favorite flower, sunflower. Seems unfathomable that a mighty giant could grow from a tiny seed. I watch in awe, … Continue reading

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