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The Rape of Nature

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #314 Words:  dump, epic, sense, gusts, protect, frame, list, late, straight, hammer, rivers, hesitate He turned the world into a dump of epic proportions. Gusts of dust blew listless pieces of garbage straight into … Continue reading

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Forest Renewal

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Nature:  Her Words Captivate the form Nature reveals to you: animate, inanimate. “Just living is not enough….one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.” — Hans Christian Andersen Traveling in Oregon, a sadness overcame … Continue reading

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Nature’s Constant

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Weekend Challenge – The News (posted by Brendan) The amount of news we are now confronted with is immense. In 2011, information scientists deduced that Americans took in five times as much information … Continue reading

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Layer Upon Layer

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Play It Again Toads! This weekend we revisit archived challenges of the Imaginary Garden. This affords us the opportunity to catch up on a recent prompt we may have missed (especially from the … Continue reading

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Sand’s Song

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~A Grain Of Sand A single grain of sand matters in this grand scheme of our universe. Let A Grain of Sand find its way into your lines today. “It isn’t the mountain ahead that … Continue reading

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Wordle Haiku

Written for:  Carpe Diem Gift #1 Full Circle-“New Life” The goal is to use twelve (12) words to create four (4) haiku. These haiku you have to create following the numbers 1 to 12, for example … for your first haiku … Continue reading

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Innisfree Gardens

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Hope and the places That Heal You” (Imagined by Sherry Blue Sky) For your challenge, write a poem about the landscape you love, the places that heal you, the ones you call … Continue reading

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Visit Me

Written for:  dVerse Poetics:  From Nature’s Point of View  (posted by Mish) Write a poem from the perspective of one of nature’s gifts…a tree, a wildflower, a leaf in the wind or even through the eyes of a wise old … Continue reading

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Beginning Music

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1099, Symphony #3 by Louise Farrenc early morning the first sun beams cherish my body she awakens too my sunshine, my cooling summer rain, she the one I will love forever © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here … Continue reading

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Protect

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 29 Word for today:  Protect Written in gold letters on purple shield, ANIMALS, MOTHER NATURE. Each animal I rescue and provide a home for, I promise to protect. My calmest setting is a … Continue reading

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