Daily Archives: October 15, 2015

Switching Senses

Written for:  Carpe Diem Haiku Writing Techniques #14 Sense Switching or Synesthesia Our haiku writing technique of this month was (is) a favorite of the haiku masters, but one they used with great discretion. This technique is called Sense Switching. … Continue reading

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St. Patrick

Written for:  Carpe Diem #837, St. Patrick’s Day Patrick was a 5th-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland. Much of what is known about Saint Patrick comes from the Declaration, which was allegedly written by Patrick himself. It is believed … Continue reading

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Out of Flame

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Fire Fire can both be a foe or a friend depending on the choice of looking at it. It warms us in our time of need, dispels darkness but also burns, consumes and devastates. A … Continue reading

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Love of Leather

Written for:  Poetics Aside #327, “Watching the World Go By” Whether watching from the window, a park bench, or a couch, perspective is one part of this prompt; the other is what one sees and thinks about it.  Black leather … Continue reading

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