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Lesson in Seasoning

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #41  (posted by Mish) – “spice” “Your entire poem need not be spicy or relate to spices (though that is fine too!) You can add “spice” or a derivative of the word with … Continue reading

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Behind Iron

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Quadrille #40 – “free”  (posted by whimsygizmo) Today, let’s go free-falling. In other words, I want you to write us a poem of exactly 44 words, including some form of the word free. Vague vibrations … Continue reading

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Bathing in Amber and Blue

Written for: dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrills #39 – “Bliss” (posted by Bjorn) Imagine a dalliance dappled in auras of amber moon, and silver-starred heavens. An indigo blue-black bliss of ocean occluded by nighttime, while wave tips ride in rippled … Continue reading

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Black and White Dreams

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #38  (posted by Whimsygizmo) Today, I want us to DREAM together. We called it Tar Beach. If you could reach the roof, tar was your sand, rooftops, your ocean. Superman was a possibility. … Continue reading

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Greek Salad

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Quadrille #35 -”pepper”  (posted by Kim) Pepper can be a noun meaning the fruit of a climbing plant that yields pungent aromatic spice or various pungent vegetables, such as the capsicum. It can be a … Continue reading

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Internal Noise

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub:  Sound Off! – Quadrille #33  (posted by Victoria) – “sound” There are sounds no one can hear, except you. Plunge–your stomach sinking when you hear bad news. Ba-boom, Ba-boom–your rapid heart beats when in love. … Continue reading

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Aftermath

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Quadrille #32  (posted by whimsygizmo) Used to be a beach, son. Ocean’s white waves spilled, filled hem of shore with laced froth. Sand covered this ground, tiny grains that sifted through fingers. See tattooed … Continue reading

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Still Life of Water

Written for:  dVerse Poets:  Quadrille #31  (Posted by Grace) “Still” She sat by still waters dreaming watercolor scenes of different ages in her life. A what-if game. Memories rippled through her mind. Sensations bubbled up in her heart. Songs of … Continue reading

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Drear Here

Written for:  dVerse Poets:  Quadrille #30  (posted by Mish) Drizzle – Use it as a noun, verb or be creative and get drizzly. Dabble in words about the weather, share a drizzle of your emotions or give us your best recipe … Continue reading

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Heart-Shaped Balloon

Written for dVerse Poets:  Quadrille #29  (posted by WhimsyGizmo) Hello, amazing poets! WhimsyGizmo here, and it’s my personal favorite day, Quadrille Monday! Today, I want us to drift about our poems using the word balloon. If you give me a … Continue reading

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