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Stakeout

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2, Prompt #398 – Sails for Sale Write a sail (or sale) poem. Her stakeout was Macy’s Franchise. With eyes like a hawk, she checked tags for when clothes she liked dropped in price. Her stakeout was … Continue reading

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Not For Me

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #384 – Instant Millionaire “What would you do with an unexpected million dollars?” I never buy tickets for lottery. If I won I’d be a nervous wreck. With thousands of animal charities, I never … Continue reading

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It Was Only A Fling

Written for: April 2022 Poem-a-Day Challenge – Day 2 “Write a second chance poem.” Come on, give me another chance, it will never happen again. She was a fling, no great romance. Come on, give me another chance. Let’s go … Continue reading

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They Do Not Respond

Written for: Friday Writings #17: Heroes “The floor is open for you to share your pieces. For those of you who wish to work from a prompt, I propose writing about heroes, however you choose to define the term.” I … Continue reading

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Sniffle, Sniffle

Written for: Poetic Bloomings2, Prompt #362 Baby, It’s Cold Outside. “Write a cold poem.” I hope I don’t catch a cold, and panic it’s much worse than that. As virus mutations grow bold, I hope I don’t catch a cold. … Continue reading

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Smaller, but Thankful

Written for: Poetic Bloomings #361 – “We’re Thankful” “Now, we stand on the cusp of our Thanksgiving holiday in the States. The precursor to Christmas is almost nigh. So we are asked to write our obligatory “Thankful” poem … anything … Continue reading

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Day Of The Birth

Written for: November 2021 PAD – Day 8 “Write a (blank) of the (blank) poem.” My birthday comes but once a year, I wait for that magical feeling. At old job, group baked cakes, two-tiered. My birthday comes but once … Continue reading

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Costume Bully

Written for: Miz Quickly – Day 31 – Costumery “Put on a costume before you start to write. Decide to be someone or something you are not. (Don’t fight me on this.) You can be a princess. A prince. A … Continue reading

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Lake vs. Beach

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe – Donna Matthews triolet form challenge Triolet Poetry 8-line poem Eight syllables each line The rhyme pattern looks like this: ABaAabAB – A and B are refrains Lakes are calm and fun to swim … Continue reading

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Bewitching

Written for: Go Dog Go Cafe Tuesday Writing Prompt – “heaven in her eyes” (posted by Devereaux and Beth) He coveted her from the start bewitching woman blinded him, for he knew not of her black heart. He coveted her … Continue reading

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