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It Can Be An Art

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #122 Going . . . Going . . . Gone Poeming “Go” (posted by whimsygizmo) Going crazy is an art. Some take part in this state of being when they lose control, possibly … Continue reading

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Hug-less

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #121 Let’s Embrace (posted by Merrill) “In this time of global pandemic, most of us are not hugging people who are not in our bubble, and most of us are not going out … Continue reading

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A Variety of Dabs

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #119 “Dabbling in Poetry” (posted by whimsygizmo) I dabbled in scribbling until scribbling became writing, writing, writing. A dab of perfume gives me identity in the morning. Once I know who I am, … Continue reading

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Warmth At The Inn

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #118 “inglenook” (posted by Linda Lee Lyberg) “Today is Monday and that means it’s time for dVerse’s own creation- the Quadrille. For those of you new to dVerse, the quadrille is a 44 … Continue reading

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Quilted Autumn

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub: Quadrille #113 – Blanket Us (posted by Merrill) “Use blanket as a noun, adjective, or verb. Describe a blanket, real or imagined. Make a blanket statement. Be cozy, dark, sensual, or funny. Maybe you want … Continue reading

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What A Bum!

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #110 “Shall we bum around a bit? (posted by whimsygizmo) “Remember, the Quadrille is that pithy little creation of our own making: simply a poem of exactly 44 words, including one specific word … Continue reading

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Weed Exercise

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #108 – Among the Brambles (posted by Linda Lee Lyberg).  ‘Use the word ‘bramble’ in a 44-word quadrille.’ Squatting, sliding from one group of weeds to next, spraying white vinegar, twisting, and pulling. … Continue reading

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Effective Ads

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #106 – “drum”  (posted by Mish) “Lately I have lost my rhythm. My daily routine is more like a jazz drum. It starts and stalls in unexpected places. I’ve lost my beat. I … Continue reading

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Really?

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #105:  Cry Havoc and Let SLIP ‘the Dogs of War’.  (posted by Linda Lee Lyberg)  “slip” Mind slipped over past eight years, or he born that way. Nothing slips out by accident. Next … Continue reading

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Chicken and Gossip

Written for dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #104:  “Oh, We’re in a Fix” (posted by whimsygizmo). “Today, I want you to fix your thoughts (and poems) on the word fix. Whether you fixate on the word awhile, or go for … Continue reading

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