Tag Archives: Seasons

Seasonal Gifts

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #417 – Gift “As we enter Hanukkah and Christmas week, many are scrambling to find just the right gifts for their special loved ones. Maybe you celebrate another of the many holidays that come … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Written for: PoeticBloomings2 “IT’S ABOUT TIME. It’s always about time. Dinnertime, Wintertime, Somewhere in Time, making up for lost time. As the year begins its runoff to January, we’re writing about some kind of time that we celebrate. Give us … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Treasures of the Seasons

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub (posted by Grace Poetry Form: Traditional Mongolian Meter “The elements of Traditional Mongolian Meter are: 1. written in any number of quatrains. 2. syllabic, usually 7 to 8 syllables. 3. head rhymed. Technically, head rhyme … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Treasures of the Seasons

Grace

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #392, In Defense of Trees “Your poems this week will be tree-centric. Write about a specific tree. A tree from your youth. There’s pastries, pantries, poetry, carpentry … any tree will do.” Gracing a … Continue reading

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

horizons

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #386 – New Horizons “We’re looking off into the near distance, searching our horizon for the next big thing. Every adventure is out there for our taking as long as we’re making a concerted … Continue reading

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

Old Seasons Die

Written for: Miz Quickly – Day 14 – The Falling Line Cascade Form – “Write a line that can bear repetition.” Piles of leaves ready to sweep Some still sport bright hues. Most crunch underfoot bringing Winter near. Looked out … Continue reading

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

Seasons of a House

Written for: Sunday Muse #179 In Autumn leaves flutter, form a carpet ’round the house whose appearance shouts Winter. Slats seem faded and worn against gold blanket. When cold weather blows in, the frame will splinter. If only this house … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , , | 21 Comments

As Seasons Fade

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe Tuesday Writing Challenge (posted by Devereaux and Beth) “Write a poem using, evanescence, trill, and longevity.” Trilling, tweeting birds in trees increase longevity, extending seasons of spring and summer ’til forever seemed to be … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on As Seasons Fade

Holding Strong

Written for: Sunday Muse #154 Unwilling to cede his Winter throne, the lion attempts to stare down the milk-white lamb of Spring, soon to become next king. Each animal reflects a season. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 24 Comments

In The Wild

Written for: Sunday Muse #151 lush coat of Spring red wolf nears season’s end wears Winter’s white camouflage http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments