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Me

Written for:  Poetic Asides #412 – Write a name tag poem.  The poem could be about a literal name tag (I’ve written one about a pencil before, so why not? But it could also be a poem that includes your … Continue reading

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My Style For A While

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub  Haibun Monday – “Why?”  (posted by hayesspencer) “Today I want you all to write me a haibun about why you write the style of poetry you write. Not why you write poetry, but the why … Continue reading

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Essence

Written for:  Carpe Diem Writing and Enjoying Haiku #4 – having fun? tears fall on an empty sheet of paper a new day rises kissing tongues melt together as one © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Well …. that was my interpretation … Continue reading

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“poet’s craft”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tokubetsudesu Special #1 – “The Poet’s Craft” – essay by Kim Express what you think “poet’s craft” is, reflecting on own experiences as haiku and tanka poets. “The poet’s craft is something that I think about a … Continue reading

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Circles

Written for:  Elizabeth’s Creativity Challenge – Day 37 Word for Today:  Path Paths criss-crossed, and at times, circled back around. Took some chances, many on impulse, but life was never dull–or not for long. In my play, I gathered scenes. Some were … Continue reading

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Photo Recall

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 2 Write a poem that takes the form of a family portrait, e.g. a stanza for each member. Here we stand arms ’round each other, mother, father, two sisters. So many years ago, and yet … Continue reading

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Desperately Seeking

Written for:  The Daily Prompt at WordPress.com “Freudian Flips” Do you remember a recent dream you had? Or an older one that stayed vivid in your mind? Today, you’re your own Freud: Tell us the dream, then interpret it for … Continue reading

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Basement Dweller

Written for Creative Bloomings #158, “Total Recall” Think back to your younger days. Write about your old room, or a room in your house, apartment, etc. It could be an alcove where you found solace. Use as much detail: paint … Continue reading

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Humor

Rebelliousness can be quelled, hair color changed, and cut, but I am not easily adaptable. One constant in my life during times of strife, illness, death of loved ones, is an ability to use humor–sarcastic, dark, or fantasy light–for wit … Continue reading

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Still Blonde (with a bit of help)

Look! there she is, that girl I told you about. I am surprised she is out and about, because I heard she was a little loopy. Oh yeah. Her mother had to sit outside her class rooms for a whole … Continue reading

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