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Games

Written for:  dVerse poets – Poetics:  Mixology in 33 words or less. De here (aka WhimsyGizmo), and today I’d like us to mix our muses up a bit by throwing some pub and drinking terms in the blender: shaken stirred … Continue reading

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Watching Out

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1100 Dragon Empress by BrunuhVille,  Dragon Empress high in the mountains hidden mysteries dragon’s nest © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: she watches from nest bright eyes alert for intruders she protects her young … Continue reading

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September

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 12 Pick a month (any month) and make it the title of your poem, and then write your poem. Has a bittersweet sound. Air begins to cool down at night. … Continue reading

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Another School

Written for:  Poetic Asides #370 – Write an evacuation poem. Today’s prompt is inspired by Hurricane Matthew churning through the Bahamas and toward the United States, but there are any number of reasons for people to evacuate. And myriad possible … Continue reading

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Creek

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1057, Creek summer creek the fish in me getting fish kisses summer-hot hills folding together dry creek beds without a boat crossing the creek pine shadow wind © Jane Reichhold the creek ripples water circles grow … Continue reading

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Puddles

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1047, Riddles or Puddles Riddle where do they go? these flowers on a path by summer’s passing © Jane Reichhold Puddle dried up puddles covered with pollen moiré shapes of shores in puddles the pattern of raindrops … Continue reading

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Deep Puddles

Written for:  Carpe Diem #965, puddles deep puddle jump child stomps hard as he can reaches up to his knees http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Hide And Seek

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 9 Write a hide out poem. Out playing hide and seek, she was cautioned not to peek. Her friends ran off and hid but one of them slid down a tree … Continue reading

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Urban News

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 7 Urban ____.  Replace blank with letter or phrase.  Make it the title of your poem. Ten shot gang war violence, cross-fire kills children. Altars of flowers fill the streets, hearts … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Chess

Written for:  The Mag #309 City dwellers are on the move, no time to stop, except for these children, keen on learning the art of chess, set to watch every move. The girl is fascinated by faces of players. The … Continue reading

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