Tag Archives: Beach

Beach Bliss

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Haibun Monday “Taking A Forest Bath” – Say What????  (posted by hayesspencer)  I would like you all to write about the last time you totally immersed yourself in nature.  I would like you all to … Continue reading

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Blue Jellyfish

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tanka Splendor #5 low sunlight the last sunbeams illuminate the forest path were I once walked with the love of my life loneliness hurts like hell © Chèvrefeuille Here is my attempt: blue jellyfish puffed up … Continue reading

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If I’d Only Learned To Drive

Written for: Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 3 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “If I’d Only (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then … Continue reading

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“summer solstice”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1054 Summer Solstice midsummer madness tempered by the knowledge each day is shorter solstice splits between the peach halves a red stone sun summer solstice the gypsy wagon bright with music © Jane Reichhold the longest … Continue reading

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Calm

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1051, Calm the hour silent before the birds awake waves on sand © Jane Reichhold her gentle spirit the calm of an early morning a bird’s song © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: motionless smile … Continue reading

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“with bare feet”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tokubetsudesu #86, Back In Time-“Only the first line” So this month we are going “Back In Time” and this week I have a nice challenge for you all. Back in 2014 I had a nice special feature … Continue reading

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Ocean Motion

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday, “too many mind . . .(posted by Hayes Spencer) In The Last Samurai, the main protagonist of the movie is being taught the Japanese form of fencing. He keeps getting beaten in … Continue reading

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“spring rain”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month May 17th: “spring rain” by Ozaki Hosei spring rain: parting on the beach a boat and an umbrella                        © Ozaki Hosai … Continue reading

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Castle

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 17 Write a haiku. castle lit by sun carved windows and doorways made out of sand

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At The Tip Of Long Island

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 11 Today, I challenge you to write a poem in which you closely describe an object or place, and then end with a much more abstract line that doesn’t seemingly have anything to do with … Continue reading

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