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Just Another Sad Holiday

Written for:  Carpe Diem Namasté, The Spiritual Way #9, Mother’s Day “I have sought the Internet for some information about this holiday and I ran into the following:” ‘Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring mothers and motherhood, maternal bonds, and the … Continue reading

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A Woman Speaks Out

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #294 Words:  single, grin, slack, trim, shell, handle, strap, can, undo, live, vent, cheer She is venting, a trim single woman, a mother, orating to loud cheers at the band shell. Concert For Peace … Continue reading

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Watching Out

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1100 Dragon Empress by BrunuhVille,  Dragon Empress high in the mountains hidden mysteries dragon’s nest © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: she watches from nest bright eyes alert for intruders she protects her young … Continue reading

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Emptiness

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1043, Emptiness nothing fills the emptiness of the question where are they? the empty nest my daughter’s house after the wedding © Jane Reichhold boundless world the tranquil gardens of the temple I empty my mind … Continue reading

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Angel

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1040, Angels in silence all those no longer here gather around silent prayer lifted up by bells angels on high © Jane Reichhold (1937-2016) a whisper a warm caressing breeze guardian angel © Chèvrefeuille (our host) … Continue reading

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An Elegy For Mom

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Write an elegy (posted by Gail) Today I’m presenting how to write an elegy. The word is derived from the Greek word elegus which means “song of bereavement.”  An elegy is a poem written … Continue reading

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Green

Written for:  Carpe Diem Theme Week #2 Color Your Life — Green Green is the color that belongs to the 4th chakra Anahata (at the center of the chest also called Heart Chakra). It’s stimulating healing and makes self-love stronger and … Continue reading

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After School

Written for:  dVerse Poets, “Unraveling the Ovillejo The term, which derives from skein, refers to a tightly wound little 10-line verse that rolls out in measured segments, then goes back and picks up the short threads for the final unraveling. … Continue reading

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I Miss You, Mom

Written for:  Poetic Asides #305 Write a loss poem or lost poem. A Fibonacci What are your thoughts, do you live in another time of your own making, more pleasant than present, where no one understands your words or needs? … Continue reading

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