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Thwarted

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #60 – Itch   (posted by Grace) “To kick off this week’s celebration, we will play with the theme of “7”, (hint, hint). Do you have that itch to write after a hiatus? Do … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Madness

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #59 – “cycle” (posted by Kim) The on-line dictionary defines the word ‘cycle’ as: (noun) a series of events that are regularly repeated in the same order; (noun) a complete set or series; … Continue reading

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Evidence

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #58 – Cobble us a poem  (Posted by De) It’s Quadrille Monday – when we pen poems of exactly 44 words, including one specific given word. Today, I would like you to play … Continue reading

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Forgivingness of Summer

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #57 – “Don’t Rain On My Parade!  (posted by Kim) “Join us in writing rain-drenched poems in the hope that together we can magic up a big enough umbrella to keep the rain … Continue reading

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Zip or Pull?

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #52 – “Zip It!”  (posted by De) “Okay, poets. It’s Quadrille Monday, and it’s time to put a little ZIP in your doo-dah. De Jackson (aka WhimsyGizmo) here, and for today’s Quadrille (a … Continue reading

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Why Twelve?

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #53 – Egg Today I would like you to write a poem of exactly 44 words (not counting your title), including the word egg. The dictionary defines ‘egg’ as an oval or round … Continue reading

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Examples of Fire

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrill #52 “Let’s Fire It Up”  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) Fired. Fiery. Firing. Afire. Let me stand next to your fire. Fire and ice. We didn’t start the fire. Write about a fire-breathing dragon, or … Continue reading

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The Maligned Murmuring Murderer

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #50 – “murmur”  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) Murmuring malific murder threats, she turns on her heel, slams the front door. No one will swindle her after kind -ling a spark in a cold heart. … Continue reading

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Painted Poem

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille:  Poem For Me, using the word ‘poem’. (posted by Victoria) Painting behind my eyes tries to write itself into a poem. Vermilion tickles tongue. Wide brush of sky glides bluely along, bumping into … Continue reading

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Rebounded

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #48 – “bounce”  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) Watch her bounce, she’s a tramp -oline’s nightmare. Up in air, winged hair–grinning, spinning like a top–landing on her feet. She will not break down. Though she … Continue reading

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