Tag Archives: Sounds

In Praise Of The Beach

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 6 Write a praise poem.  Praise a person; praise a deity; praise your favorite food. If you ask me, there’s not enough praise to go around in this world. When life’s … Continue reading

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desert travelers

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1270 desert travellers (Karunesh) “This first episode of this weekend is a piece of music by Karunesh, maybe you can remember that back in 2013 I had a whole month of inspirational music for you with the … Continue reading

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Where Did That Noise Come From?

Written for:  The Twiglets – “nervous noises” As a dull ache remains in our bodies, pain piping up now and again, so a low-pitched, beep, beep, beep sound is present on and off. We check outside–nothing. We think it has … Continue reading

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Mourning Doves

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “post” Two mourning doves coo and snuggle together on a fence post https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/  

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Internal Noise

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Sound Off! – Quadrille #33  (posted by Victoria) – “sound” There are sounds no one can hear, except you. Plunge–your stomach sinking when you hear bad news. Ba-boom, Ba-boom–your rapid heart beats when in love. … Continue reading

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fragments and phrases

Written for:  Carpe Diem Universal Jane #17 fragment and phrase This episode I love to ask you all to create haiku (or tanka) in which you use the fragment and phrase theory as stated by Jane Reichhold, just to honor … Continue reading

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SSh Ding!

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 6 Write a poem about a sound. Ssh ding! Ssh ding! What is that constant noise that destroys my peace? Ssh ding! Ssh ding! How can I eradicate a sound bound … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1147 – Ise Shrine The Ise Grand Shrine, located in the city of Ise, Mie Prefecture of Japan, is a Shinto shrine dedicated to the sun goddess Amaterasu. Officially known simply as Jingū, Ise Jingū is … Continue reading

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Beginning Music

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1099, Symphony #3 by Louise Farrenc early morning the first sun beams cherish my body she awakens too my sunshine, my cooling summer rain, she the one I will love forever © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here … Continue reading

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“Six Japanese Gardens”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1095 Six Japanese Gardens by Kaija Saariaho gurgling valley stream can’t resist your lovely song – shadow of a Carp © Chèvrefeuille Here is my attempt: a gong sounds tiger lilies raise their heads in Japanese … Continue reading

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