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Banana Boats

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini Challenge: “Boats” (Posted by Kim) “I love boats, which is why this weekend I’d like you to write about a boat. It could be a boat you’ve owned; one on which … Continue reading

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I Am A Daydreamer

Written for:  Poetic Asides #409 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “I Am A (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. Possible titles could … Continue reading

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Land of Free Ice Cream

Written for:  Poetics Aside #397 – Land of _________________ (for my cousin Myrna) Folks in Land of Free Ice Cream are always creating new flavors. They know they are living a dream. Folks in Land of Free Ice Cream are … Continue reading

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Let’s Purple

Written for:  Poetics Aside #381 (Let’s ____) & dVerse Poets: Verbify Me! Verbification, or verbing, is the creation of a verb from a noun, adjective, or other word. Think of the proper name, Google. It’s the name of a company … Continue reading

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Tale of the Cookyopolis

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  “Fashion me your words – collaborating for Christmas.  (posted by Gillena) Your challenge, on this eve of Christmas, is a collaboration. I have set the pace, be it chapter or verse, you continue in … Continue reading

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The Land of Lalamilty

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens with Real Toads:  “Stuff and Nonsense” Given the mood in my country over the last month, I wanted to steer today’s prompt in a more lighthearted direction. Art doesn’t have to be serious to be meaningful. … Continue reading

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The Conversation of the Purple-spotted Cow and the Ten-o-pus

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub Nonsense resurfaced in the 19th Century in the works of Lewis Carroll (Rev Charles Dodgson) and Edward Lear, both of whom were writing for children. Carroll wrote his Alice books for Alice Liddell while Lear … Continue reading

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