Tag Archives: Triolet

New Drug

Written for:  Poetic Asides 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 11 Write a warning poem. Brand new drug out on the market, one a day and you’ll be glowing. You can purchase it at Target. Stop this drug if you … Continue reading

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Follow Your Gut

Written for:  Poetics Aside #430 Write an annoyance poem.  It could be about a small annoyance (like the power shutting off here for a few hours this morning). Or it could be about an annoyance that is somewhat more significant. Maybe … Continue reading

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Another Day

Written for:  Poetic Asides #428 – Another ________ Another day, another shooting another casket, another child lost. More time wasting, leaders sit disputing. Another day, another shooting in blood and grief the country is stewing. No action taken, look what … Continue reading

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Hurting Heart

Written for:  Poetic Asides #424 – Write a sick poem. One school shooting after another Each time new horror sickens my heart when I see their faces–father, mother. One school shooting after another Anxiety for our safety hovers, pall shrouds … Continue reading

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Still Mending

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads -The Tuesday Platform  (posted by Sanaa) Read, Share, Enjoy! Moon casts a spotlight over lake Centered in pool are two white swans She sees them and her heart aches Moon casts a spotlight … Continue reading

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Melting A Queen

Written for:  Poetic Asides #418 – Write a thaw poem. She was aloof, an ice queen, they said ’til romance struck, and warmed her heart. Though common knowledge said well bred, who would trouble to invade her head? She was … Continue reading

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Murder

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 10 Write a going somewhere poem.  Where is the poem going?  And who is traveling along? Or what?  And Why? A foul crime has taken place aboard the Orient Express. … Continue reading

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A Threatening Triolet

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fireblossom Friday:  “I Put A Spell On You” Sometimes, a duplicate of a living person takes form, called a Doppelganger. The double does things the original person is unaware of, but others … Continue reading

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Packing

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 20 Write a task poem. Each day my task is the same, pack this wrap that, mark the box. There’s no way to make it a game. Each day my task … Continue reading

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Black Ribbon

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 7 Write a discovery poem. I do not need a reminder to recall my mother’s death. Found black ribbon in a binder. I do not need a reminder. Could I have … Continue reading

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