Tag Archives: written from a quote

Marking Time

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Prosery Monday: A Time (posted by Merrill) “Today’s challenge is what we at dVerse call Prosery. If you’re new, or if you have not come across this challenge before, let me explain. I will … Continue reading

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The Kindness Of Strangers

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – July Covid-19 P.A.D. – Day 9 – “Doing The Dozens” “Through the years there have been some great motion pictures that have graced the “silver screen”. And these films gave us some memorable quotes. I … Continue reading

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Find Your Magic

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – July 19:  Follow That Quote “Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire. ~Gustav Mahler How do you preserve the fire? What tradition (if any) do you hold dear? Alternatively, find … Continue reading

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A Tug

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Poetry begins with a lump in the throat . . .”  (posted by Toni) The above quote is from Robert Frost. Some of you think I use the quote as a springboard, … Continue reading

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Witness, Survivor

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2, #211 – “And I Quote” – Installment 1 Today’s quote: “If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered.” ~Edgar Allan Poe You are asked to … Continue reading

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Whose Mind Am I In?

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 23 “An Antic Disposition” – The Mind  (posted by Kerry) Since today is the anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth and death, I have delved into the archives to read up on … Continue reading

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Black And Blue

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Day 22 Poets of April – Pick a quote and photo to inspire your poem.  (posted by  Susie) “To write a blues song is to regiment riots and pluck gems from … Continue reading

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No Immunity

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Day 15 “Serendipity and a Poet” (posted by Gillena) Read three poems by François Villon CHOOSE: one that you like and, DISTIL: from one of them, a quote. CONSTRUCT: based on your understanding … Continue reading

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Layers of Paint

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Day 13-“13 Is Poetry” (Posted by Magaly) “People disappear when they die. Their voice, their laughter, the warmth of their breath. Their flesh. Eventually their bones. All living memory of them ceases. … Continue reading

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New Life

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Inside The Ink (poetry or flash fiction with Magaly) This week, I invite you to take a quote from the last book you read, and turn it into a new three-stanza poem or … Continue reading

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