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Draw Me a Roar

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #94 – “Roaring in the New” (posted by whimsygizmo). “Today, as we head into the new roaring 20s, I want you to urge your words to roar. Loan them to a lion, or … Continue reading

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Shining

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille – There’s a Shine to the Season (glow) (posted by Lillian) Glow in your heart felt so keenly is not seen by others. Glowing fireflies are a joy to watch. Some things in … Continue reading

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Spirit of Spirits

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #93  (posted by whimsygizmo) “I want you to ponder and play with the word spirit.” “Drink in this inspiration, and pour us a powerful spirit poem cocktail. Or go ghostie with it. Get … Continue reading

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She Keeps Late Hours

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #91 – “Keep”  (posted by Kim) “This week I’d like you to take any meaning, form or compound of the word keep, and write a poem of exactly 44 words (not counting your … Continue reading

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Awaiting Your Presence

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #90  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) “We’re all a-quiver” “This week, I’d like you to quench our thirst for poems by playing with the word quiver. Pair it in rhyme with shiver, or in alliteration … Continue reading

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Tale of Old St. Nick

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub #87 – Quadrille – “Quick!  Nick us a poem.”  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) “Did you know that in 86 Quadrille prompts so far, we’ve never offered a word beginning with the letter “n?” De Jackson here, … Continue reading

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A Spot of Your Own

Written for:  dVerse Poetry Pub – Quadrille . . . and the most beautiful words are . . .  (posted by Lillian) “I was thinking about languages the other day when I discovered an interesting article on line. It was … Continue reading

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My Words

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #85  (posted by whimsyGizmo) “Raising our Poetic Voices”.  “Voice” “Listen to the voice inside you. Voice your opinion. Give voice to a new thought. Whether you let your inner siren loose, or stick … Continue reading

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From Passenger Seat

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #84  (posted by Mish) – Freckles “I’ve been keeping an eye on my freckles. Yes, that’s what I said. My job takes me outside with little shade for two or three hours per … Continue reading

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Worrying At The Window

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #82   (posted by Kim) “Fretboard of Poetry” The word ‘fret’ has its origins in Old English fretan meaning to ‘devour or consume’ and is related to the Dutch vreten and German fressen. Its … Continue reading

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