Tag Archives: Wordle

Cat Lives

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #403 Words:  insight, blocks, shift, shoot, clues, style, alley, siren, lights, live,  tracks, permit Alley cats live on scraps. Feral cats prefer outdoors, so if you permit them a warm place, be sure to … Continue reading

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Street Child

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #402 Words:  charm, sing, float, off, sense, orphan, dust, city, stifle, fly sigh This poem is a charming orphan of the city, bit dusty, bit gritty. She’s a singer of tunes, fine sense of … Continue reading

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At Autumn’s End

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #401 Words:  factories, crackle, be, cut, mouse, overseer, grin, win, cast, diminish, worth, ideas Sidewalks strewn with autumn’s leaves of death crackle under her feet. The sooner these endings diminish, she thinks, it will … Continue reading

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Tree Alarm

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #400 Words:  salt, spring, tree, sight, sings, shack, limit, glass, power, park, spray, ridge Alarm tree sighted powerful storm coming, just over the ridge. Sprang into action, warning birds in the park, who flew … Continue reading

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Inside Wildwood Mansion

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #399 Words:  stool, bait, sugar, cat, maple, mansion, look, worms, words, birds, feral, boot Inside Wildwood Mansion, take a look around. A cat can be found standing on a stool. His words are soft, … Continue reading

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Spring’s Alchemy

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl,  Wordle #396 Words:  spirit, pepper, cloudy, mix, sing, alchemy, sting, life, moon, pull, chill, swell Peppered with moon flowers, the meadow swells with pride. Where cloudy chill resided, spirit of life presides. Pull of Spring … Continue reading

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Animal Party

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #394 Words:  stick, passage, bar, pace, instinct, prank, chain, plan, other, rub, legs, caper Polar bears rubbed paws and danced, weasels chain-smoked at the bar. Stick-thin Whippet booked passage for romance, his capers on … Continue reading

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Substitute Truth for Lies

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #393 Words:  smug, memo, truth, corrupt, delete, mock, catch, hope, note, born, fire, liar Catch that smug-born liar, and memo him the truth. Send a note, and hope it will set a fire under … Continue reading

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From The Old Neighborhood

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #391 Words:  high, stick, drain, blow, strike, message, water, slide, hazy, line, scraps, climb You remember – he wore those torn high-water pants that stuck to him– thin guy, drained-of-blood pale. Seemed to slide … Continue reading

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Complexities

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #389 Words:  shy, mine, inhibit, tough, night, trial, signal, hints, file, chill, sitting, swipe Shy, inhibited, this girl was tough to converse with, though not difficult to find. She favored a bench in the … Continue reading

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