Tag Archives: Rondel

Losing It

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 11 Write a control poem. She flipped out, lost control and screamed. The neighbors had to call the police who recognized the name from previous disturbance calls. She is now … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Losing It

The Irish Pooka

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 PAD November Chapbook Challenge – Day 14 “Write a myth poem.  Reinterpret a common myth, create a brand new myth, and/or mention a myth in passing. Remember: There are the Edith Hamilton type of myths … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The Irish Pooka

Anti-Reality

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 15 “For today’s prompt, take the word “Anti-(blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new word or phrase the title of your poem, and then, … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Anti-Reality

Peace Day

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 22 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) Day;” replace the blank with a word or phrase; make the new phrase the title of your poem; and then, write your … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Peace Day

The Trader

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 19 For today’s prompt, write a poem about a commonplace location. The poem could be about the local grocery store, library, or something even more intimate–like your kitchen or bathroom. … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Unwitting Bridegroom

Written for:  dVerse Poets; the Rondel The Rondel is a French short form first composed in the 14th century that evolved from the songs of French troubadours (medieval poets or singers) and is comprised of three verses which include two … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 20 Comments