Tag Archives: understanding

Acceptance

Written for: November 2022 PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 10 “For today’s prompt, write a struggle poem. For some people, every day is a struggle. But with what? Or with whom? Or how is it a struggle? Maybe it’s writing … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Trying To Help Myself

Written for: April 2022 PAD – Day 15 “Write a patience poem.” I meditate for patience which eludes my persistence. A deep breath in, slow breath out. No need to shout; makes no sense. Calmness and understanding for disease worsening. … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Get Acquainted

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetry Forms:  the Villanelle  (posted by Sarah SW) “Tonight we are looking at another form – the villanelle! I think it’s a beautiful form, but it has its challenges.  A villanelle has 19 lines … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments

Leave Them in Peace

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Autumn PAD – Day 4 – LEAVES “Again with the leaves? But we aren’t talking colors, only the leaf itself. Simply write a leaf poem. Everything is fair game. Maybe your life as a leaf? … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Leave Them in Peace

Grandpa Jake

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Haibun Monday:  Ekphrasis & Haiga   (posted by Bjorn) “For poetry the technique when combining art and poetry is called ekphrasis. My own theory regarding this is that the picture and poetry complement each other … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , , | 24 Comments