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Ignored On A Shelf

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – “Chilling Out”   (posted by Lillian) Pick something that resides in or out of your refrigerator.  Let that be the inspiration for a poem. Oh, it’s okay, ignore me. I am one glass jar, of … Continue reading

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Lesson in Seasoning

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #41  (posted by Mish) – “spice” “Your entire poem need not be spicy or relate to spices (though that is fine too!) You can add “spice” or a derivative of the word with … Continue reading

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“cake”

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “cake” cooling on windowsill freshly baked chocolate cake crumbs left by dog https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/  

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Ball Game in Coney Island

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Meeting The Bar:  The Acrostic  (posted by Frank) To write an acrostic poem, take a word or phrase and use each letter as the first letter of each line in the poem. One should … Continue reading

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Greek Salad

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Quadrille #35 -”pepper”  (posted by Kim) Pepper can be a noun meaning the fruit of a climbing plant that yields pungent aromatic spice or various pungent vegetables, such as the capsicum. It can be a … Continue reading

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Pesto

Written for:  dVerse Poet’s Pub:  Haibun Monday – “From The Kitchen Of Poets” (posted by Björn Rudberg (brudberg)  Today I would like you to consider cooking in your haibun and give us a recipe in your prose. But it should not … Continue reading

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Hearty Reds

Written for: The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #292 Words: sweet, adds, stew, red, long, touch, months, velvety, foothills, smoke, sunshine, cask Add a touch of sweet, Hot chili sauce, And dash of smoked Paprika to your Stew. For brew, A hearty, … Continue reading

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Riverboat

Written for: dVerse Poets: Open Link Night (posted by Grace Steamboat me down A river. Blues cruise I choose. Sazaracs And juleps-cornbread And gumbo. Starlight My night as I stand On deck and sway To tunes, notes Floating down The … Continue reading

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Grounded

Written for:  dVerse Poets, “Amuse Me!  Take Me For a Ride!   (Posted by Lillian) For today’s Poetics, I’d like you to think about amusement parks, carnivals, rides, cotton candy, state fairs. Dig back in your memories. Did you ever … Continue reading

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Still Life With Pup

Written for:  Fireblossom Friday: Looking Beyond The Obvious “I want you to try to write a slightly dishonest poem. A little bit misleading. Give us something to focus on–the apparent subject of your poem. But slip in a detail that … Continue reading

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