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Light Enters Dark

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #303 Words:  water, ripple, shadow, touch within, ignite, walk, pin, trance, miracle, rancid Your rippling shadow on water touched a place within me- once rancid, filled with pin pricks- and ignited a whisper of … Continue reading

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Breakdown

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #301 Words:  season, seep, limb, crack, crimped, blues, breathe, cold, snapped, overlapping, stones, grass There’s a crimp in my life. I’m cracking, nerves snapping, cannot breathe. Anxiety seeps into my bones. I want to … Continue reading

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Starting With Jane

Written for:  Carpe Diem Universal Jane #16 Morning Breeze As you all know this month is Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month 2017, so I decided to ask you to create Tan Renga starting with one of the haiku by … Continue reading

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Layer Upon Layer

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Play It Again Toads! This weekend we revisit archived challenges of the Imaginary Garden. This affords us the opportunity to catch up on a recent prompt we may have missed (especially from the … Continue reading

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“the well digger”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month (Second Edition), May 2017 #2 “the well digger” the well digger comes out into the floating world— the heat!                             … 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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Sakura

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1194 Cherry Blossom (Sakura) from among the peach trees blooming everywhere, the first cherry blossoms. a lovely spring night suddenly vanished while we viewed cherry blossoms from every direction cherry blossom petals blow into Lake Biwa … Continue reading

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Croaking

Written for:  Carpe Diem #14, Universal Jane – Basho’s “Old Pond” an old pond a frog jumps into the sound of water © Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) You can see the haiku has the necessary fragment, (an old pond), and … Continue reading

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Ship Of Love

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 3 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) of Love,” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your … Continue reading

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Boating Party With Monet

Written for:  dVerse Poets-Meeting the Bar With Impressionism   (Posted by Bjorn) (See painting at dVerse)   Hazy ripples of blue/white Reflect red sun ending Day. Boating party drifts Down river chopping Water with knife-like Cuts. Tired, sated, They head … Continue reading

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