Tag Archives: Written for Challenge

Humor

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PD – Day 30 Write a praise poem A sense of humor is vital, better than sitting idle. Remember, in blackest mood the name ‘pickle’ denotes a funny food. When I think of a … Continue reading

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Total Chaos

Written for:  Poetics Aside April 2020 PAD – Day 29 Write a “Total (blank)” poem. Pushing through aisles is absolute chaos Rushing to shelves of meat With mask, no visible smiles this virus is beginning to break us Pushing through … Continue reading

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Backward Joys

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 28 Write a “look back and/or don’t look back” poem. Look back to what brings you joy A child’s face with cherished toy First romance with handsome boy https://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/poetic-asides   … Continue reading

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Overwhelming

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD – Day 27 Write a massive poem. A virus of massive proportion Days of death counts rising Frayed and frightened people quake. Protesters start uprising. When will this horror be contained? End of … Continue reading

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Never Try To Change Another Person

Written for:  Poetics Aside April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 26 Write a change poem. Do not marry someone drawn to their allure, sunny face thinking you’d not replace or change a single quirk they have. Later you start to … Continue reading

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Horse

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 25 Take one or more of your earlier poems and remix it. cloaked in confusion gallops off to new pastures wild white horse (Taken from “Wild White Horse” from terza … Continue reading

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Provisions of Mother Nature

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 24 Write a nature poem. I bubble into eddying bays, wandered lonely as a cloud of easy wind and downy flake, spreading sugar over lakes. April comes in like an … Continue reading

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Social Acceptance for Teens

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 23 Write a “Social (blank)” poem. Acceptance by their peers is crucial to teens, to dress, to speak, to look like all the rest. Of course there’s always a leader … Continue reading

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Bagels and Cream Cheese

Written for:  Poetics Aside April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 22 Write a quirk poem. He walks a mile for exercise to get his bagel and chive cream cheese. In this way breakfast is justified. With his routine, he is … Continue reading

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Love & Anti-Love

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 21 Write a love and/or anti-love poem. Fill your hearts with love these times plead try to assuage fear You are definition of anti-love if: you are greedy you make … Continue reading

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