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Move!

Written for: November 2021 PAD – Day 15 “Write a Speed Up poem.” You had better speed up, dear; show starts in one hour. You take all day to decide what to wear. People are focused on the stage; those … Continue reading

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“chewed up the road”

Written for: The Twiglets #249 – “chewed up the road” Slams into neglected pot holes, chewing up the road. Some local roads are badly chewed– never-ending roadwork. chews inside of lip on this balmy day in Spring stares down empty … Continue reading

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That September Day

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub (posted by Laura Bloomsbury) Meeting The Bar: Something Noel in Lines “Since today is the 9th of the 9th month it is fitting for that numeral to inform today’s poetry form – so let’s meet … Continue reading

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“hope rides the air”

Written for: The Twiglets #226 – “hope rides the air” The time of despair has lifted as new hope rides the air. A glimmer of hope sails through the air. baby robins wait cozy but hungry in nest watch mom … Continue reading

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Three by Three

Written for: One Woman’s Quest II VJ’s Weekly Challenge: Threes “Sum up a situation in three words or three lines.” waiting anxious vaccine stomach riled up no vaccine appointment long wait ahead https://onewomansquest.org/2021/01/25/vjs-weekly-challenge-threes/

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Light Torn Away

Written for:  Sunday Whirl Wordle #452 Words:  dream, torn, light, lift, mourn, tiny, fire, truth, shy, shock, lock, stories Light torn from day lifted away, and replaced by a firestorm of shocking illness. We are locked in a nightmare of mourning … Continue reading

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In These Times

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 202 PAD Challenge – Day 2 Write a space poem. Open space in the fresh outdoors is the place for walking, keeping a six foot distance apart from other space-walkers in masks. We await news … Continue reading

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Awaiting Your Presence

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #90  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) “We’re all a-quiver” “This week, I’d like you to quench our thirst for poems by playing with the word quiver. Pair it in rhyme with shiver, or in alliteration … Continue reading

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Frustrated Biker

Written for Sunday Muse #56  (posted by Fireblossom) There you go, off to pee.  So easy for you, but what about me?  See any bathrooms around during the last fifty miles?  If I have to wait much longer, this helmet … Continue reading

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Missing: Spring

Written for:  Poetic Asides #476 – Write a Spring poem.  Believe it or not, today is the first day of spring (and my little brother’s birthday!). So write about birds and bees. Or break lines over the lack of spring-like … Continue reading

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