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Written for: Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – I Once Used an Earthquake–dVerse MTB: Symbolism (posted by Victoria) When we write symbolically, we choose something tangible to convey a more abstract concept or a mood/emotion. Rather than just saying something outright, … Continue reading
Written for: Poets United Midweek Motif~The Flower: Rose Say it with Roses today. Write whatever it means to you. You might even focus on its thorns if you so wish. Such a gentle, beautiful and aristocratic flower has deep rooted … Continue reading
Written for: Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 3 Write a triangle poem. For today’s prompt, write a triangle poem. As a shape, the triangle is interesting with its three sides and three corners (that add up to 180 … Continue reading
Written for: Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fussy Little Forms: Shadorma (posted by Marian) simply three short words of caring– I love you– can change gray thoughts and gloominess to sun gold, brightening a face. http://withrealtoads.blogspot.com/
Written for: Poets United Midweek Motif~Peace Make peace the mood and motif of your poem. She wanted so to be tranquil, to be someone who took walks in the late-afternoon sun, listening to the birds and crickets and feeling the … Continue reading
Written for: Poetic Asides #410 Write a weather poem. Now more than ever, no one can predict with certainty the weather of a region to follow old rules. Warm weather areas turn cool. Cold climates have now warmed. Day will … Continue reading
Written for: Quickly #21 Write a summer day Out at lunch in Battery Park musicians, sunbathers, slices of sun through trees. Please let this hour last. https://imprompt.wordpress.com/2017/01/21/qkj-21/
Written for: Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 29 Two-for-Tuesday. Write a love and/or anti-love poem. A heart in pieces needs mending. How many wounds can be borne until love’s entrance is suppressed.
Written for: Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 25 Write a tape poem. As I see it now my mistake was in not packing a tape to take note of your true measure.