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Faulty Vision

Written for:  Poets United – Kintsugi:  Art of Mending (golden repair) “And they can’t understand, what hurts more — Missing the other person or pretending not to.” — Khadija Rupa, Unexpressed Feelings Kintsugi (golden joinery), also known as Kintsukuroi (golden … Continue reading

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Echo of Broken Words

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #304 Words:  whistle, prints, echo, thread, ring, apart, wheel, broken, gnaws, fall, touch Echo of your broken words rings in hollow tones, whistle-threads that tangle, and gnaw at my insides. Like a damaged wheel … Continue reading

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Jilted for Stilton

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #300 Words:  stilted, wonder, trips, trace, tire, line, three, sing, flimsy, run, message, shine Three trips today.  He runs back for forth giving me flimsy excuses. Oh how I tire of his lines–I forgot … Continue reading

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Temperament

Written for:  The Twiglets, “sour and dark” Her sour temperament left a dark spot on his heart. https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/  

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Get Her Out Of Your System

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 16 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) System,” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. … Continue reading

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The Prisoner of Grace

Written for Quickly Below are some random book titles. Avoiding any that are familiar, pick one or two that appeal to you, jiggle your curiosity, or send you off onto a tangent. Maybe you want to rewrite one of the … Continue reading

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New Life

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Inside The Ink (poetry or flash fiction with Magaly) This week, I invite you to take a quote from the last book you read, and turn it into a new three-stanza poem or … Continue reading

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Grown Apart

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #279 Words:  melt, mind, burn, sign, chime, decline, wrap, tower, slip, drift, bananas, chin Mind if I decline to wrap myself in clanging chimes? Uncomfortable, unwieldy, and I am past that phase. Must be … Continue reading

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Clair de Lune

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Music Music is our motif today. You might also focus on any musical instrument, any special song or composer. In a dim corner of a bistro, he sips a mellow red wine– her favorite. Raindrops … Continue reading

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Escape

Written for: dVerse Poems – Haibun Monday, Free For All  (posted by Hayesspencer) Today is a Free For All…meaning, you pick the subject upon which you wish to write.  There are rules of course – (1) The haibun must be … Continue reading

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