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The Worried Patient

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #311 Words:  chains, throat, surface, mixed, burst, nut, label, matter, punch, simmered, color, won Surface of her throat was the color of red fruit punch. Felt like rusty chains were being dragged over it. … Continue reading

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Hopelessness

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Out of Standard – Photo Finish For today’s prompt, I am going to provide you with images, and you get to write a poem around them. But This wouldn’t be the out of … 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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Sky Silhouette

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 17 Today is a special day for so many reasons, but one in the poetic realm is that today is International Haiku Poetry Day. It always falls on April 17, because … Continue reading

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Still Life With Pup

Written for:  Fireblossom Friday: Looking Beyond The Obvious “I want you to try to write a slightly dishonest poem. A little bit misleading. Give us something to focus on–the apparent subject of your poem. But slip in a detail that … Continue reading

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Woman, Grown

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1121, Growth […] “There I was, being reborn, wanting to be bathed both inside and out by the immense sun that was shining and that was asking me to continue to grow more.” […] (Source: The Pilgrimage … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye To Childhood

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #278-Baker’s Dozen Words:  volume, now, machine, lounge, collide, symbol, couch, grave, card, cushion, groove, grind, never Volume of mourners gathered together at graveside was symbolic–a testament to love everyone had for this mother, mother-in-law, … Continue reading

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Writing Technique-“Exquisite Detail”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tanka Splendor #25th, Teika’s 9th Tanka Writing Technique – Exquisite Detail (prompt: charcoal) This style is indicated by exact and precise details with often complex imagery. In Teika’s anthology of tanka styles he has 29 examples. … Continue reading

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Ms. Death

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Bits of Inspiration – If Death Were A Woman (posted by Susie Clevenger) Whatever Lady death is I want you to write about her. You can approach the topic in whatever manner you … Continue reading

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In For Questioning

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #259 Words:  thrust, page, grill, family, twist, sing, check, unfettered, train, finish, run, flower After being thrust into a chair, stared at, and grilled for hours for a twisted crime she did not commit, … Continue reading

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