Tag Archives: hope

Sevenling, Homes are swept away

Written for:  Poems of Garden Gnomes “The sevenling was created by Roddy Lumsden. This 7-line poem is split into three stanzas. The first three lines should contain an element of three. It could be three connected or contrasting statements, a … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Louder

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Get Listed – April Ain’t Fooling edition  (Imagined by Grapeling) Your word list for the Global / National / Earthbound (though maybe some astronauts are playing, who knows?) Poetry Writing Month 2017 is: … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Someday

Written for:  The Daily Post – Someday If someday arrives, streets will be empty of homeless people. They will have shelter. no starving people will look up at you, plight plain in their eyes. Everyone will have enough food. no … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Creativity Challenge 13 The Challenge here is to use your creative talent to bring light into the current distress in the world around you, in whatever form that talent takes. Please remember that we are reaching out to a world … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Black Stars

Written for:  dVerse Poets:  Meeting The Bar – Carvaggio & Charoscuro  (posted by Bjorn) Today I want you to write poetry that creates drama by focusing on the contrast between opposites, between light and dark, between good and evil. There … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

See You Soon

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Poetic Tuesday, Sweet Sorrow  (posted by Walt) Use a slang for goodbye and craft your poem, or be inspired by one of these quotes to trigger your words of farewell! “Never say goodbye because goodbye … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

Wherever You Meet

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  The Sound Of Love  (posted by Walt) “Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.” ~Lao Tzu What is the timber of a kiss? What … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Birch

Written for:  Carpe Diem #988, Birch The birch is a very strong tree and is able to adapt to its environment. If a forest has been destroyed by fire the first tree you will see return is the birch. The birch … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , ,

Keeping Hope Alive

Written for:  The Mag #305 Down to the sea, she climbs across rocks, his jacket draped over her nightgown. He is out there, somewhere, she is sure. No cure for love that is stronger than ocean tides. She bides her … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , , , | 17 Comments

New Lives

Written for:  Phoenix Rising, Destination:  Ellis Island Ellis Island is an island that is located in Upper New York Bay in the Port of New York and New Jersey, United States. It was the gateway for millions of immigrants to … Continue reading

Posted in Purple's Home | Tagged , ,