Tag Archives: Dance

Dance

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1091, Sonata in E, Op. 1/3 by Cecelia Maria Barthelemon fragile beauty caresses the young flowers a blue butterfly © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: they dance to spring whirling and weaving through trees … Continue reading

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Completing A Haiku

Written for:  Carpe Diem “Make the Haiku Complete”-encore, just for fun The goal of this feature is to make the haiku complete which I am giving you. This time I made it a little bit more difficult, because I will give … Continue reading

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Maples

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special (3rd guest) Herman van Rompuy’s 3rd Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit as: birds in concert one sings above all others I don’t know its name © Herman van Rompuy (taken from: … Continue reading

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Blossoms

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1050, Blossoms knotted fragrance on spring bare branches blossoms cloud blossoms brush strokes between clusters story-telling branch silence in the blind wind’s dance blossoms moonlight among blossoming trees a white parasol silence the blossoms dance © Jane … Continue reading

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“silence”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month May 26th:  “silence” by Jane Reichhold silence in the blind wind’s dance blossoms                                       … Continue reading

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“deep in snowdrift”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month May 12th: “snowdrift” by Ese deep in snowdrift I wrap my arms around tree last dance before spring                         © Ese joyous … Continue reading

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May I Have This Dance?

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub, Octain Refrain In December of 2010, Luke invented a form called the Octain, full name Octain Refrain. I recall enjoying working with the rhyme and meter and the results it gave me. Here’s how it … Continue reading

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Orange

Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week #2 Color Your Life — Orange Orange is a very strong color associated with creative energy. Nature grows through the sun (orange?) and therefore I think we will all have a slight reference towards … Continue reading

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Happy Feet

Written for:  dVerse Poets – As The Cookie Crumbles (Chinese New Year) Today, I am presenting you all with some fortune strips – real ones pulled from random fortune cookies –  not computer generated fortune strips. Choose one of the … Continue reading

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Her Own Stage

Written for:  The Mag #303 photo by Francesca Woodman Tired of clubs, crowded dance floors, and the trappings of the night that seem to go with these bar parties, she dresses herself in hazy gauze, glamorous because she can swirl … Continue reading

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