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Heart-Shaped Balloon

Written for dVerse Poets:  Quadrille #29  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) Hello, amazing poets! WhimsyGizmo here, and it’s my personal favorite day, Quadrille Monday! Today, I want us to drift about our poems using the word balloon. If you give me a … Continue reading

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Ocean Rock

Written for: Quickly Write about an object, peel away layers. Try to see both the thing And the “added value”. Speckled rock sweeps from ocean to shoreline, black and white, turning to night(shade)-slick, wet, dark, smooth. Dries in sunlight. Reverts … Continue reading

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Grapevines

Written for: The Twiglets #16-Those Grapevines White House wreathed in grapevines, bright purple, centers gleaming- spotlight of sun. https://purplepeninportland.wordpress.com/2017/03/20/the-greenland/

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1162 Ueno Iga Province, birthplace of Basho these fireflies, like the moon in all the rice paddies the scent of early rice – cutting through the fields, on the right, the Rough Shore Sea. © Matsuo … Continue reading

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Lavender Riches

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads: “FASHION ME YOUR WORDS TO ~ FOLD” Your challenge today toads, is to Let your words dance with me in celebration. Forgetting all others, focus your gaze on The Fold and write using … Continue reading

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On Japanese Painting

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1155 Sumi-e, the Japanese Way of Painting (2) In landscape painting the scenes depicted are typically imaginary, or very loose adaptations of actual views. Mountain landscapes are by far the most common, often evoking particular areas … Continue reading

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Let’s Purple

Written for:  Poetics Aside #381 (Let’s ____) & dVerse Poets: Verbify Me! Verbification, or verbing, is the creation of a verb from a noun, adjective, or other word. Think of the proper name, Google. It’s the name of a company … Continue reading

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Last Night

Slim blue candles burn in silver holders of menorah. On this last night of Hanukkah, no holder remains empty. Eight days of prayers always said by my father, head bent over candles’ light. When I was a child, Grandpa was … Continue reading

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Morning Fresh

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1108, Promise by Thomas Bergersen out of dark night dawn pink lights up the sky butterflies rain down camellias circle her face she wakens in morning, fresh http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Color

Written for:  1sojournal’s Creativity Challenge #16 – Color Word for Today Color Color often speaks in a language all its own. When we say, “I saw red,” we are making a strong statement of anger or rage. “I’m blue,” means … Continue reading

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