Tag Archives: Sad

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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Long Distance Waiting

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Haibun Monday #29  (guest host:  Michael) As your guest host today I am asking you to consider the concept of WAITING. We all do it at least once a day. We live in a world … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1098, Symphony No. 1 by George Onslow thundering sound of falling water resonates against the rocks © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: pockmarked by boots war arrives with a crash peaceful land is no … 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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Frown Poem

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Writing Technique: Novel Treatment

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tanka Splendor #22 Teika’s 8th Tanka Writing Technique – Novel Treatment (prompt: blues) Novel treatment – Using an unusual or original poetic conception Among the 26 examples is the poem by Fujiwara Motozane (ca 950) from … Continue reading

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Pick Up The Phone

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – “Something’s Missing” Sometimes things end up looking like a gap-toothed smile because something is missing. It could be a vital something or just a thing that makes you feel a bit uncomfortable. Write that something. … Continue reading

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Emptiness

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1043, Emptiness nothing fills the emptiness of the question where are they? the empty nest my daughter’s house after the wedding © Jane Reichhold boundless world the tranquil gardens of the temple I empty my mind … Continue reading

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A Year In The Life Of America

Written for: Poetic Asides #365 – Write “a year in the life” poem. For today’s prompt, write a “year in the life” poem. It could be a poem about something that takes a year to happen, a summary of a … Continue reading

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Sadness

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1028, Sadness Sadness wells up body is consumed by blue waiting for sun break © Sara McNulty

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