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Still Life of Water

Written for:  dVerse Poets:  Quadrille #31  (Posted by Grace) “Still” She sat by still waters dreaming watercolor scenes of different ages in her life. A what-if game. Memories rippled through her mind. Sensations bubbled up in her heart. Songs of … Continue reading

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Zelda

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Artistic Interpretations – Immigrant Portraits The Challenge is wide open – any style or form of poetry.  I do request that all poetry be new to this challenge.  I prefer you respond to … Continue reading

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Where Do Dreams Come From?

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #285 Words:  carved, brown, body, dreamed, doors, papers, fingernails, bled, fire, stone, soldiers, prayers I dreamed my fingers bled, broken by trying to hammer nails into stone. I dreamed of brown doors– thickly carved … Continue reading

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Sonnet #1

Written for Quickly #31 – RE-Vision Go back to something you wrote during week 1. Rewrite it into the form of a sonnet. Add or remove material as needed. (How you choose to define that is up to you. Google … Continue reading

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A Pressed Rose in Poe

Written for:  Quickly #12 – Where Do You Live? If you lived in a poem… Place me in Poe where I’d know he truly loved me, and could write me melodic poems of ravens, seas, and ringing bells. We could dream within … Continue reading

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World of Sand

Written for:  Poetic Asides #379 – Write a dream poem. Sand covered ground, maze of buildings, hazy sky unsure of weather. I work somewhere in this area. Coming back from lunch, streets strike an unfamiliar chord. Construction hammers bang, drills … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1111, Oniria by Bruno Sanfilippo bells toll all birds gather in town square a lovely dream http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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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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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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“dreaming of spring”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #218 Dolores’ 2nd “dreaming of spring” autumn flowers drop their petals summer gone they sleep in cold earth dreaming of spring © Dolores a last leaf fights with the fall storm its color fades struggling … Continue reading

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