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A Tale of Four Heads

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #290 Words:  beasts, delusion, story, boons, revenge, blanks, relish, bruise, peeling, flash, splinter, brims Let me read you a bedtime story. Go brush your teeth; I will be with you in a flash. Dash, … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem honors Jane Reichhold (1937-2017) C.) bubbles in ice deep in winter the babbling brook white as stone bubbles in ice holding till spring the voice of the brook the mountain brook still with listening winter winds … Continue reading

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Time Tricks

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1124, Time […] ‘It’s going to be worse that way,’ he said, ‘because time isn’t something that always proceeds at the same pace. It is we who determine how quickly time passes.” […] (source: The Pilgrimage … Continue reading

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Beauty

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 30 Word for today:  Beauty Study paintings. Watch pets. pat skin with lavender watch child’s face when learning to read Stop, look https://1sojournal.wordpress.com/

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Daisy Picking

Written for: dVerse Poets – Meeting the Bar; The Alouette    (Posted by Bodhirose) This form consists of two or more stanzas of 6 lines each (sestets) with the following set rules: Syllables/Meter: 5, 5, 7, 5, 5, 7 Rhyme Scheme: … Continue reading

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Clay

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1076, Clay Clay … was always used for pottery, but also for ‘writing’. In the Ancient Near East, clay tablets were used as a writing medium especially for writing in cuneiform, throughout the Bronze Age and well … Continue reading

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Coney Island In Black And White

Written for:  Poetic Asides #371 – Ekphrastic (written from artwork) Nathan’s, a Mecca in the heart of Brooklyn. Every part of a child’s fantasy in one place– sizzling hot dogs, fat french fries peeking out of a paper cone. Could … Continue reading

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Smile

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1026, Smile “Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love” ~Mother Teresa child’s smile genuine joy on face ever beguiling               ©Sara … Continue reading

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Secret Love

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Fireblossom Friday, “Secret Love” Maybe your poem will be about midnight assignations and stolen moments between secret lovers. Or, maybe it will be about secretly loving someone who doesn’t even know they are … Continue reading

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As I Grew

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Parenthood (Parents, Guardians, Significant Adults in the Lives of Children) Write a new poem, in which you take on the voice of a child with real or ideal adults parenting them. Many words are hurtful … Continue reading

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