Tag Archives: Micro-poetry

Remembering Childhood

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Micro Poetry ~ Binding With Briars                   (posted by Kerry) This weekend, our frame of reference is “Binding With Briars” – from the final line of the … Continue reading

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Holding

Written for:  The Twiglets #46 – “still holding” twenty minutes after hearing, “we will be right with you,” I am still holding. Trying to hold stillness in my heart Scent of whiskey rose from still holding moonshine. Antique memories still … Continue reading

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Some Crumbs

Written for:  The Twiglets #45 – “fine crumbs” Put bread in food processor.  Pulse until fine. Heat with pat of butter– one fine crumb bun! The fine breadcrumb trail he carefully scattered vanished with the rain She was dieting, so … Continue reading

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Bare Room

Written for:  The Twiglets #44 – “a bare room” Even a bare room has remnants of scents–a whiff of cologne in the closet, a hint of orange floor polish on empty planks of wood. Even a bare room can jar … Continue reading

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My Little Pleasures

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Midweek Challenge:  Thinking of Little Things “Today, pretend for a moment that you are at a loss for something to write. If you are me, you won’t have to pretend very hard. … Continue reading

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After All

Written for:  The Twiglets  #43 – “more than blue” after all these years still an understatement– more than blue https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/

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Sailing

Written for:  The Twiglets – “leaves on water” sailing on the lake like tiny gemstone boats leaves on water https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/

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Mock Courage

Written for:  The Twiglets #39 – “boneless courage” Made his bones. Went out with the guys to celebrate his newly won respect. He basked, boasted, toasted, strutted. Next morning cops found him lying in the gutter, every bone in his … Continue reading

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After The Storm

Written for:  The Twiglets #38 – “return to drizzle” In the aftermath of a crying storm of grief, life returns to a drizzle. https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/  

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“uncomplicated things”

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Micro-poetry The object of this challenge is to write a poem in no more than 10 lines (but you may write in fewer than 10 lines all the way down to a single … Continue reading

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