Tag Archives: scents

My Little Pleasures

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Midweek Challenge:  Thinking of Little Things “Today, pretend for a moment that you are at a loss for something to write. If you are me, you won’t have to pretend very hard. … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , | 9 Comments

Pumpkins

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnomes – Form Friday – Acrostic Poetry An ACROSTIC is a poem (or other form of writing) in which the first letter of each line (or paragraph, or other recurring feature in the text) spells … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Remembering The Fragrance

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Memories   (posted by Sumana Roy) “There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.”— Aeschylus Memory is our active storage tank, always storing and retrieving (for the lucky ones, … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 25 Comments

Pesto

Written for:  dVerse Poet’s Pub:  Haibun Monday – “From The Kitchen Of Poets” (posted by Björn Rudberg (brudberg)  Today I would like you to consider cooking in your haibun and give us a recipe in your prose. But it should not … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 22 Comments

Scent Reminders

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads  (posted by Susie Clevenger) “Bits of Imagination”~Perfume ‘I am sure even reading the word perfume will take your thoughts to a favorite scent, be it from a bottle or the scented air of … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Chestnuts

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tanka Splendor #6, Chestnuts Chestnuts are very common all over the globe and chestnuts have a kind of deeper meaning that fits the idea of tanka being a love poem, because the chestnut’s meaning is fertility … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , ,

“gentle scent of lavender”

Written for:  Carpe Diem, Imagination With Paul Militaru #2 Art inspiration: lavender field their perfume overwhelms me pleasant dreams a lavender stuffed pillow Ah! that perfume lavender flowers – bumblebees collecting honey in the backyard © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

October

Written for:  Poets United: Poetry Pantry #322  (posted by Mary) Happy Autumn (or Spring!) I am wondering, for the sake of discussion, if there is a season that YOU personally write the most poetry.   Fall parts its curtain revealing stages … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Scent Defense

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2015 Challenge – Day 29 Write an open letter poem. When I think of open letters, I think of those editorials written in the newspaper or online that take a common problem or a media … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , ,