Tag Archives: Emotions

Slippery Slope

Written for:  Poetics Aside #384 – Write a nope poem. A nope poem, I suppose, could be about saying no to a certain situation, person, or thing. Like saying nope to live concerts, people who like debating everything, or mushrooms. … Continue reading

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Call Me A Cab

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 9 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Call Me (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then write … Continue reading

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Hair Fibonacci

Written for:  Poetic Asides #369 – Write a pattern poem. Yes, this is based off today’s prompt number: 3-6-9; the next number would be 12, right? So yeah, there are number patterns, but also patterns in how people act and … Continue reading

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Prescience

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Sunday mini-challenge, “Charms” (posted by Brendan) For this mini-challenge write a short poem (10 lines or less) binding up a spell or charm for something that plagues some aspect of daily life. Invoke … Continue reading

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Cool Paleness

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  “Moon-Muse”  (posted by Grace) The challenge is to write about the moon as if the moon is a person – flesh, sweat and blood.   Describe him or her, and tell us about your moon. … Continue reading

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Changes Are Coming

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Blessings Blessing is a gift of bliss, affirmation, hope and inspiration bestowed upon a person. “The thing to do, it seems to me, is to prepare yourself so you can be a rainbow in somebody … Continue reading

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Jake

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Cats “A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.” ~ Groucho Marx Midnight black, disappeared in darkness, save for emerald eyes that shone. Jake rocked. Sunned himself in kitchen window, … Continue reading

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Dreams

Written for:  Carpe Diem # 1022, Dreams “I know I am a dreamer … but I belief strongly, that love will conquer all evil … and as Spring is here again than I only can say: Yes love has conquered … Continue reading

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Aquamarine

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Breathing In Blue (posted by De) For this week’s Poetics, I want you to do just that: look up, breathe in some blue, and breathe out a poem. Ponder the hue itself (indigo, turquoise, cerulean, … Continue reading

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Blinded By Eyes

Written For:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday:  A Little Romance Our romances are like a movie or the most mundane ordinary thing in the world.  I want you to please think and pull out your best romantic (or funniest … Continue reading

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