Daily Archives: April 3, 2017

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1183 first day of spring (haruno saisho no hi) Write about spring in a classical haiku. on the scales Kyoto and Edo balanced in this spring of a thousand years a spring night: and with the … Continue reading

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A Sense of Urgency

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #293 Words:  base, near, garden, rise, reach, shame, place, while, follow, eyes, kiss, primal Am I off base to stand so near I could reach up, and touch your face? Let your eyes melt … Continue reading

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His Comforts

Written for:  dVerse Poets Meeting the Bar:  Irony  (posted by Frank Hubeny) Ambiguity is powerful, but it is also not enough for some poets. They hold strong positions on some topics, perhaps rightfully so, and they want to make sure … Continue reading

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Four To Five

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 2 Write a “not today” poem. Each day, Marion Miller, and Murphy–our dogs-wait, impatiently whining for their daily visit to “Aunt Ruth” next door. Change of scenery, different backyard. They love … Continue reading

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