Tag Archives: water

On The Ferry

Written for:  Sunday Whirl, Wordle #456 Words:  dance, distance, liberty, breathe, loser, meet, shy, droplets, ignorant, see, die, kill In the distance, Statue of Liberty breathes in aromas of New York City and doesn’t die. Droplets of rain ping on … Continue reading

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Wisdom of the Ibis

Written for:  Blogging From A to Z – “I” There once was an Ibis out wading near herons and storks who were mating ‘stead of fooling around there is food to be found underwater are schools of fish for filleting. … Continue reading

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Sounds Delight

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #287 – Sight, Sound, Scent “As we look for comfort and connection during this rather unsettling time in our lives, let’s consider the words sight, sound, and scent. Choose just one, and express a … Continue reading

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Desire of Water

Written for:  Poetics Aside #518 – “Write a desire poem.” When I gaze at waves splashing shore part of me wants to be submerged under those white waves, living undersea. https://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/poetic-asides

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“down a well”

Written for:  The Twiglets #160 – “down a well” Mel fell down a well not too swell came under spell of witch named Nell. He yelled and yelled but bell did knell.   If you climbed down a wishing well, … Continue reading

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crossing water

Written for:  The Twiglets #148 – “crossing water” array of fish crossing the clear waters in a glass-bottom boat crossing the stream on a bumpy log It takes some time to become proficient at mixing hot water with cold and … Continue reading

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Renga with Basho

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #102 – Renga with Basho . . . ancient times “This weekend I have chosen to challenge you (again) to create a Renga With Basho. I will give you a series of haiku by … Continue reading

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I Wish To Be A Fish

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet:  Free Form Write in any form you wish. I sometimes wish I were a vibrant fish in rainbow colors. I could dart thought water in style, forward and backward. If tired, I’d perch … Continue reading

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A Spot of Your Own

Written for:  dVerse Poetry Pub – Quadrille . . . and the most beautiful words are . . .  (posted by Lillian) “I was thinking about languages the other day when I discovered an interesting article on line. It was … Continue reading

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Beaches

Written for:  Wednesday Muse – “The Beach” Shock of cold water waves on sun-drenched skin, toes curling in mud as seaweed and driftwood sweep by.  Seagull’s eyes search for food, squawking. Children build castles. How can she wear that bathing … Continue reading

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