Tag Archives: Micro-poetry

Temperament

Written for:  The Twiglets, “sour and dark” Her sour temperament left a dark spot on his heart. https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/  

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Under Streetlight

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Micro Poetry~Streetlight Rain 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 … Continue reading

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Steadfast Moon

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads “And The Moon” – 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 … Continue reading

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Folding Chairs

Written for:  The Twiglets – folding chairs Hard metal, cold folding chairs arranged at kid’s table whenever company came. Never comfortable. Folding tray tables, also popular in my childhood, were easily purchased provided you could sit for hours pasting green stamps … Continue reading

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Socks

Written for the Twiglets, Twiglet #5 – Cold Radiator Snow-soaked socks hang from a cold radiator, ice crystals remain on toes. Where will I put my mittens to dry? “A twiglet is a short phrase. Or a word. Maybe two. … Continue reading

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Where Is It Pointing?

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “The Cross-roads” (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 … Continue reading

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Office Deco

Written for:  Poetics Aside #372 – Write a bulletin board poem.  Or maybe a more modern version of this is the eraser board poem. That is, write a poem that might be tacked onto a bulletin board or scribbled on … Continue reading

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Red Hats

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads: A Splash of Rust & Gold ~ Micro Poetry Here is a quote from a poem by John Pepper Clark of Nigeria: Ibadan (A city in South-Western Nigeria) Today is the day we put … Continue reading

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Hope On Hold

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads, “Not What We Came To See” – micro poetry Today is the day we put the “mini’ back into the Sunday Mini-Challenge, and return to the option of form poetry. The object of … Continue reading

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Imagination In Darkness

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads Sunday Mini-Challemge: “Because It Is My Heart” – 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 … Continue reading

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