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Tree Alarm

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #400 Words:  salt, spring, tree, sight, sings, shack, limit, glass, power, park, spray, ridge Alarm tree sighted powerful storm coming, just over the ridge. Sprang into action, warning birds in the park, who flew … Continue reading

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storm

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1592 – storm “Winter one of the most rare seasons I think. There is so much happening in winter and sometimes winter brings us stormy weather … Today I have chosen a nice modern kigo from … Continue reading

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Storm Coming

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini-Challenge “Mustn’t Be Fancy”  (posted by Magaly) “Mary Oliver, that wondrous word-loving mind who just crossed The Veil, said that poetry “mustn’t be fancy.” According to her, “whatever isn’t necessary shouldn’t … Continue reading

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“broken sunflower”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (19) broken sunflower broken sunflower torn apart by a rainstorm — puddles on the path                              … Continue reading

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Stormy

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “hail” stormy winter raged hail hit hard when they played Hail to the Chief https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Little Town

Written for:  Poetic Asides #423 –  “Little (blank)” A little town in the country was so tiny it had only one tree. A nor’easter blew in to the town’s chagrin, but their tree survived and grew berries.

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New Year

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend-Meditation #13 New Year’s Eve “In classical Japan (following the Lunar calender) there was a fifth season ”New Year”, and this season was from approximately 20 December ’til 20 January. I have a few haiku which have … Continue reading

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After

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fussy Little Forms:  Rondelet “Today I offer to you the very definition of a Fussy Little Form, the RONDELET. The rondelet is a short French poetry form featuring a strict rhyme and … Continue reading

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Cold Indifference

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnomes – “Here Comes the Cold” “Embrace something cold and tell us about it in your poem.” She emanates cold. Chill winds drift from her body, freezing all people and animals in wide circumference around … Continue reading

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The Open Sea

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #309 Words:  carry, sea, mean, shake, born, post, pick, trigger, string, beam, nothing, poor They carried his ashes out to sea, that sailor born with nothing but dreams. A Navy man, retired, drawn to … Continue reading

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