Tag Archives: written from a quote

New Life

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Inside The Ink (poetry or flash fiction with Magaly) This week, I invite you to take a quote from the last book you read, and turn it into a new three-stanza poem or … Continue reading

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Promises, Promises

Written for:  Quickly #13 Let one of these be your springboard. Use the quote itself, or not, as you will. “I cannot and will not cut my conscience to fit this year’s fashions.” ~Lillian Hellman to the House Committee on … Continue reading

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Silence of Snow

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1038 snow The quote for today is from “Alice In Wonderland” by Lewis Caroll. “I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1034 let the rain kiss you “Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” ~ Langston Hughes after the summer heat raindrops … Continue reading

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Night’s Chill

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1033 the cold night “These flowers, which were splendid and sprightly, waking in the dawn of the morning, in the evening will be a pitiful frivolity, sleeping in the cold night’s arms.” ~Pedro Calderon de la … Continue reading

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This Moment

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1031 live in the present “Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” ~ Buddha a waste of time fails to notice new red leaf lost … Continue reading

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Felt With Heart

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1029, “Felt With The Heart” “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.”~Hellen Keller how do you feel joy? stand outdoors … 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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Movement in Haiku

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1027, Movement “I introduced “undou” (movement) to you as a “new” haiku writing technique and from one of those posts I have extracted the following quote: “Haiku is the poetry of nature and nature is always … Continue reading

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Smile

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1026, Smile “Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love” ~Mother Teresa child’s smile genuine joy on face ever beguiling               ©Sara … Continue reading

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