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Dog Routine

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2019 PAD November Chapbook Challenge – Day 8 Write a pet poem. The dogs go out, the dogs come in no matter if it’s day or night. Murphy’s preference is 4:00 AM The dogs go out, … Continue reading

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My Future

Written for:  Poetics Aside #504 – “Write a tomorrow poem.” My future is all tomorrows passing in the blink of an eye May they not be filled with sorrows My future is all tomorrows with no days that I can … Continue reading

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Morality

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #264 – Itty Bitty “Play with the suffix “itty.”  The title and inspiration should be a word ending in “itty.” Can you say you’re a moral person, no dealings you’d like to forget? You … Continue reading

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Maladroit

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini-Challenge:  “Maladroit” (Posted by Kim) “The Cambridge English Dictionary defines ‘maladroit’ as an adjective meaning awkward in movement or unskilled in behaviour or action (clumsy) with the following example sentence: ‘She … Continue reading

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The Almost Wedding

Written for:  Poetic Asides #496 – Write an absent poem. The bride is a vision in lace Nacreous necklace circles throat As of yet, no one has seen groom’s face. The bride is a vision in lace She is waiting … Continue reading

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Ever Seeking

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  Purifying the Mind  (posted by Charmed Chaos) Think about the things you do to purify your mind, put your soul at peace, to ease your heart, to become more MINDFUL. Ever seeking a … Continue reading

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Taste of Summer

Written for:  Poetic Asides #485 “Write a summer poem.” My skin sweats salt in summertime. Ocean cools leaving salt scent there. A season to sip chilled white wine. My skin sweats salt in summertime. I feel sensuous and sublime. With … Continue reading

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Connections

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Bridges  (posted by Sumana) “In the tarot the bridge card means connections, assistance, stability and progress: it’s a symbol of hope. However bridges also are silent witnesses to unfortunate happenings. Ambrose Bierce’s An Occurrence at … Continue reading

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Candlelight

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Light  (posted by Sumana) Our words can create both darkness and light. For today stick to Light; whatever Light means to you. A compare and contrast will also do. “There are two ways of spreading … Continue reading

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Besotted Beginnings

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini-Challenge, Oh, the (Poetic) Irony!  (posted by Magaly) “So, for today’s prompt, I invite you to write a new poem using one (2 or all 3 ) of the following satire-rich … Continue reading

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