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Unaware

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads Micro-Poetry:  Dark Emeralds Write a poem in no more than 10 lines.   unaware of blue mist dotting my face until I inhaled salt of ocean. http://withrealtoads.blogspot.com/

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1182 drop of rain Ocean of droplets linked together as one power in unity http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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Ocean Rock

Written for: Quickly Write about an object, peel away layers. Try to see both the thing And the “added value”. Speckled rock sweeps from ocean to shoreline, black and white, turning to night(shade)-slick, wet, dark, smooth. Dries in sunlight. Reverts … Continue reading

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Humble

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1169 humble unseen flowers between the oversized leaves – a humble haijin joy of writing for all the friends of Carpe Diem – makes me humble © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: just a … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1147 – Ise Shrine The Ise Grand Shrine, located in the city of Ise, Mie Prefecture of Japan, is a Shinto shrine dedicated to the sun goddess Amaterasu. Officially known simply as Jingū, Ise Jingū is … Continue reading

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Colored Waters

Written for:  dVerse Poets-Meeting the Bar; the Choka   (posted by Bodhirose) The Choka or Long Poem is believed to be the most intricate of Japanese poetry and was used to tell a story; many were epic with over 100 … Continue reading

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Ebony

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tokubetsudesu #87 Back In Time “Carpe Diem’s Japanese Garden” This feature goes back to the roots of haiku and challenges you to go back to basic. The title of this feature is referring to the classic … Continue reading

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Space

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Open/Openness What do the motifs of open and openness help you to think about?  What’s the first thing that comes to mind? Breath coming easier, pace relaxing as all I can see in front of me … Continue reading

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Cabin 9

Written for:  dVerse Poetics – Room With or Without a View I think it will be kind of fun to reflect on ‘rooms’ or ‘a room’ in poetry. Have you ever entered a room and found that someone you didn’t … Continue reading

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Keeping Hope Alive

Written for:  The Mag #305 Down to the sea, she climbs across rocks, his jacket draped over her nightgown. He is out there, somewhere, she is sure. No cure for love that is stronger than ocean tides. She bides her … Continue reading

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