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A Forward Looking Man

Written for:  Poetics Aside November 2017 Chapbook Challenge For today’s prompt, write a new day poem. Often, I think of a new day meaning a positive move in a new direction. However, it could be the opposite. Or it could … Continue reading

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Sonnet for Emily

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads  – The Tuesday Platform The Tiger (William Blake) Please link up and share a poem with us, and visit to read the writing of others. How I admire your brief language poems, eloquent … Continue reading

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Cartoonists

Written for:  dVerse Poets:  Artisans – Seamus Heaney The challenge is to write a poem about an artisan or wright, for example a weaver, thatcher, wheelwright or carpenter, or any other craftsman you can think of. It can be a … Continue reading

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Dylan

Written for:  dVerse Poets, Meeting the Bar – Bob Dylan    (posted by Bjorn) Today your challenge is easy. Write a poem based on Bob Dylan. It can be personal, it can be based on his lyrics (remember to give credit … Continue reading

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Robin Williams

Written for:  Poetic Asides April PAD – Day 6 Write a things-not-as-they-appear poem A funny man of lightening speed, he made us howl with laughter. He could be any character he chose by contorting his rubber features, changing voices, or … Continue reading

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Maya Angelou

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif ~ A Woman’s Day This Sunday, March 8th is International Women’s Day. Your Challenge:  Let your poem show how a woman is special.    From a poor young girl, she grew to a woman, rich … Continue reading

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