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Sonnet for Emily

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads  – The Tuesday Platform The Tiger (William Blake) Please link up and share a poem with us, and visit to read the writing of others. How I admire your brief language poems, eloquent … Continue reading

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No Regrets

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 26 Write a regret poem. Once a woman filled with regrets of poor choices and uphill climbs, she ruminated, lived in her secrets thus missing moments most sublime. A day in older … Continue reading

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Wishing On Blossoms

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 11 Two-for-Tuesday:  Write a sonnet or write an anti-form poem. A full flowered spring, rebirth, renewal is under the wing of Autumn’s last chill, awaiting entrance as I await yours. ‘Tis … Continue reading

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Never Lose That Loving Feeling

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Fear When is fear helpful, harmful, present, banished? How do you know what to do with fear? YOUR CHALLENGE: In a new poem, unfold a truth you’ve learned about fear. “We are so scared of … Continue reading

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Sonnet #1

Written for Quickly #31 – RE-Vision Go back to something you wrote during week 1. Rewrite it into the form of a sonnet. Add or remove material as needed. (How you choose to define that is up to you. Google … Continue reading

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Adjustments

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Change “Be the change you want to see in the world.”—Mahatma Gandhi A hard adjustment, accepting change, to meet face to face, eye to eye. Resistant are we to re-arrange familiar lives, or to say … Continue reading

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Vision Revision

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Vision Share a vision of the future in a new poem. Will passage of time serve to allay their fears, those auguries of annihilation where each patch of land is pooled in tears, and peace a … Continue reading

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Pooches And Blues

Written for:  dVerse Open Link Night #183 “Under The Influence” – (posted by Victoria Slotto This is Victoria, inviting you to join us today at the pub with your poem. Would you to share, in comments, one or two of … Continue reading

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In Looking Back

Written for:  NaPoWriMo – Day 23 Write a sonnet. She muses about the life he is living now, over forty years later. Have wounds healed, would he be forgiving? Likely married, how would he equate her? She can visualize him … Continue reading

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Spring Sonnet

Neighbors in driveways wash their cars hoping torrential rains have abated. Here comes that white truck, with ice cream bars. Children queue up, long have they waited. Japanese maple is growing new hair, while pink apple blossoms brighten a tree. … Continue reading

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