Tag Archives: Sad

The Swerk One

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Scribble It!  “Awhape Me” (posted by Paul) Experts at the University of York have complied a list of 30 words from the English language that have fallen out of our consciousness and … Continue reading

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Deserted

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1249 – Despair alone one flower tears fall © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: trees stripped of leaves He sits shirtless, lonely chilled in Autumn air http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.nl/

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“Wall”

Written for:  Haiku Horizons girl in back yard Peach scent over garden wall Sad she cannot reach fruit https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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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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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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