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“The Greenland”

Written for: TheSunday Whirl, Wordle # Words: green, furnish, after, orange, mouse, bell, penguin,lead, tray, board, bag, disk You must go see “The Greenland”, newest animated movie populated with mighty mice, and bell- ringing penguins carrying trays. Get on board … Continue reading

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The Annual Animal Parade

Written for:  Quickly:  Funny Thing Happened Until then…Mardi Gras. Play it straight or play it kinky. Invent your own version of the parade. Maybe even make up your own Krewe. What’s your thing? What do you throw to the crowd? … Continue reading

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It’s Your Choice

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads  (Imagined by Isadora Gruye) Out of Standard:  Multiple Choice In the current political climate of my America shaped box, leaders are lifting lines directly from one of my favorite authors – a man … Continue reading

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This Pad is Reserved

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – The Tuesday Platform C’mon in, the Platform is yours today! Please share a poem with us. Long or short, old or new, it’s up to you. Toads gather on lily pads to … Continue reading

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New Position

Written for dVerse Poets:  Quadrille #24 De Jackson (WhimsyGizmo) here, and today, for our beloved Quadrille, let’s softly sneak in the word whisper. Or shout it. Noun it. Verb it. Slip it an extra letter or two to make it … 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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Some Crossings

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Abridged Version  (posted by Lillian) Come bridge with me. Create a poem that uses the word bridge in anyway you choose. Walking across Brooklyn Bridge, a lovely stroll on a spring day. How much more … Continue reading

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Animal Acres

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #281 Words:  truth, recap, single, leap, feeble, seal, climb, preen, flee, siren, lean, cheat Preening peacocks strut single file for full effect. Seals swim in circles, leaning into pools that eddy and ripple in … Continue reading

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Who Wears the Captain’s Hat?

Written for:  dVerse Poets – New Beginnings Choose the piece of art that speaks to you.  (posted by Michelle) Who’s at the helm of this strange realm? An eagle-eyed captain who rows with a brush, and palette of dangerous colors. … Continue reading

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An Unsuitable Implement For Croquet

Written for:  Poetic Asides #377 – For today’s prompt, take the phrase “An Unsuitable (blank) for (blank),” replace the blanks with a word or phrase, make the new the phrase the title of your poem, and then, write the poem. Where … Continue reading

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