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Marbled Jade

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Meeting The bar:  Metaphorically speaking  (posted by Bjorn) “Today I wanted to revisit one of my favorite subjects of writing (poetry), and that is the metaphor. To expand on something and create something entirely … Continue reading

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On A Cold Note

Written for:  Poetic Asides #468 – Write a note poem. “My first thought is that this is a poem written as a short note to someone. Maybe a list of tasks to perform, a note about the state of the … Continue reading

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Looking Dim

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille – “spoil”  (Posted by Lillian) He’s spoiling for a fight, twists each word she says. He was mama’s shining knight, kept spoon-fed. Why marry him, was she blind, did she harbor schemes to … Continue reading

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Garden of Reminders

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  The Language of Flowers (posted by SarahSouthwest) “Flowers are your friends here! The language of flowers was a positive craze in the 19th Century – though flowers have always had a language of … Continue reading

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Music in Moonlight

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl  Wordle #356 Words:  call, breath, pass, alone, tell, harm, fiddle, shot, tower, late, treat, honey Fiddle me a tune, honey. It is late; we are alone. I will pour you another shot if you treat me right. Night … Continue reading

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On The Brink

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fussy Little Forms :  Tectractys (posted by Marian) The tetractys was invented by Ray Stebbings, who says this about the form: “Euclid, the mathematician of classical times, considered the number series 1,2,3,4 … Continue reading

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Trust

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 27 Write a story poem. Start falling, I will catch you. No worries, it’s a trust thing. She lets go, hits head on ground. Catches him flirting.

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Hanging By A Thread

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 19 Take the phrase “(blank) Thread;” replace the blank with a word or phrase; make the new phrase the title of your poem; and then, write your poem. He is … Continue reading

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Hopes

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “pin” awaking in stillness she knows he has gone for good after she pinned hopes on him https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Once Burnt

Written for dVerse Poets Pub – Burning Inspiration, Quadrille 51 – “burn”  (posted by Victoria) Already burnt once, cannot see taking another chance. Dance to your music when I have my own? Leave me alone. Do not phone me or … Continue reading

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