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Waters of Italy

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday:  water “Water comes in many forms. It can be rain or fog, it fills the lakes and makes the brooks babble. It can seem vast and endless when you watch the sea. … Continue reading

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Air Travel

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 25 Write a love and/or anti-love poem. Security and weather worries, oh no, not a computer glitch. Can’t they turn a switch or knob to get us on our way? All … Continue reading

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Commuting

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 10 Write a travel poem.  It can be about the process of traveling, planning to travel, vicariously traveling through TV, etc. When I forced to commute the bus schedule was a … Continue reading

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Three Cities

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Travel: Get Listed for August This month, the twist on the list is this: pick *at least* 3 cities / locations that you have visited, want to visit, or wish you never had. … Continue reading

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The Fountain

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads-“Let’s Send A Postcard” (posted by Kerry) Postcards became popular at the turn of the 20th century, especially for sending short messages to friends and relatives. They were collected right from the start, and … Continue reading

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Compartments of Intrigue

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Catching Up With Brian Miller, Part 1 In Quadrille stye, in 44 words exactly, write a poem or prose, with the word JOURNEY. (posted by Grace) A journey on the Orient Express with stops in … Continue reading

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Italy

Written for:  Carpe Diem #970, Italy Evening breeze the exhausted sunflowers bow their heads Daniele Brancati Night flowers I catch their transiency in a selfie Donatella Nardin Falling stars looking for a clover I forget the sky Maurizio Petruccioli Here is … Continue reading

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We’ll Be There Before Dark

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #253 Words:  draw, cover, maps, break, still, rear, howling, food, split, less, lost, move Dog howls in the rear seat. Children squirm. They can no longer sit still on hot leather seats, which no … Continue reading

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Weighing Pros and Cons

Written for:  Poetics Aside #347 – Write a preparation poem. Plane trip planned, a nightmare of numerous deeds to do. Does the ranch have room for two dogs? Set aside that money. Two hours of online browsing to check air … Continue reading

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Seven

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  “Let’s Count on Our Fingers and Toes” Do you have a number that is special to you? Perhaps you would like to learn the significance of your Birthday Number. Approach this challenge from … Continue reading

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