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starlight flight

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1295 Bowl of Night This month is titled “Rubaiyat, Another Way” and it is all about “The Rubaiyat” by Omar Khayyam, a Persian (nowdays Iranian) poet and scholar. However this month it’s mostly about his “The Rubaiyat”, … Continue reading

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castle

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “castle” water flows through moats sunbaked walls harden and gleam in a sand castle https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Fence of September

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnomes Form Friday – “Choka” One of the most intricate Japanese Poetry forms is the Choka. Also referred to as a “Long Poem,” the Choka often tells a story. It does not rhyme, and offers … Continue reading

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Cold

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “Shade” love grows cold sun warms until road ends stepping into shade https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/  

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Rays

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1234 Waves (Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku, Azarbaijan, by Zaha Hadid) following sun rays peering underneath the gold black strings of clouds http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Snapshots Out of Order

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #310 Words:  surrender, follow, heat, scan, trip, archaic, bend, stitch, scent, sail, shine, sliver Slivers of shimmering heat shine and bend like archaic fun-house mirrors. Scan horizon where sails gleam, surrendering to flow of … Continue reading

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Bare Walls and Sunshine

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Bits of Inspiration ~ Mixed Media Art  (imagined by Susie) Mixed media is a term used to describe artworks composed from a combination of different media or materials.  Actually as poets, writers, we … Continue reading

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Layer Upon Layer

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Play It Again Toads! This weekend we revisit archived challenges of the Imaginary Garden. This affords us the opportunity to catch up on a recent prompt we may have missed (especially from the … Continue reading

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“the well digger”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month (Second Edition), May 2017 #2 “the well digger” the well digger comes out into the floating world— the heat!                             … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem honors Jane Reichhold (1937-2017) G.) whisper of rain Today to close this Theme Week I have chosen a few of her haiku from her “A Dictionary of Haiku” (the online version), the following series of haiku … Continue reading

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