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Poetic Medicine

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – My Dearest Book, I Wrote You a Poem Weekend Mini-challenge:  Write a new poem dedicated to a novel or a poetry collection you love.  (131 words or fewer) Thank you for giving … Continue reading

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colors to inspire

Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week:  The Songs of Milarepa (1) Intro Milarepa is one of the most widely known Tibetan Saints. In a superhuman effort, he rose above the miseries of his younger life and with the help of … Continue reading

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Feel The Power

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~A Woman’s Day:  Be Bold For A Change International Women’s Day, originally called International Working Women’s Day, is celebrated on March 8 every year. It’s a global day to honor women’s achievement in social, economic, … Continue reading

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Thinking of Jane

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tokubestsudesu #92 – Hamish Managua Gunn His haiku for the “tribute to Jane” kukai brought him the runner up status and this was his haiku: the temptation at the chalk cliff top I throw a rose © … Continue reading

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Indigo

Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week #2 Color Your Life: Indigo Indigo is the color of the deep midnight sky. It can have a negative effect when used during a depressed state, because it will deepen the mood. Indigo symbolizes a … Continue reading

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Maya Angelou

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif ~ A Woman’s Day This Sunday, March 8th is International Women’s Day. Your Challenge:  Let your poem show how a woman is special.    From a poor young girl, she grew to a woman, rich … Continue reading

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