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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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Chances

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Welcome 2018! Quadrille #47 – “leap”   (posted by Grace) “Today is a good day to leap into poetry! That’s right friends, our first Quadrille word for 2018 is LEAP. The rules in Quadrille is … Continue reading

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Crunch With Care

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub :  Quadrille #46 – “Crunch”  (posted by De) “Crunchy. Crunched. Crunching. Crunch-alicious. Crunch through those autumn leaves. Listen to the crunch of snow under your tires. Maybe eat a Crunch bar for some sweet inspiration. … Continue reading

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Rock’s POV

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #45 – Rock  (posted by Mish) Use it as a verb. Rock us gently or rock our world. Use it as a noun. Is it a polished precious stone, a beach treasure or … Continue reading

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