Tag Archives: written from words

The Prisoner of Grace

Written for Quickly Below are some random book titles. Avoiding any that are familiar, pick one or two that appeal to you, jiggle your curiosity, or send you off onto a tangent. Maybe you want to rewrite one of the … Continue reading

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Drinking In A Bikini

Written for:  The Twiglets – #11, with a string A girl in a string bikini whose favorite drink was a Bellini had too much one night got into a fight and now she drinks only martinis https://thetwiglets.wordpress.com/

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Howling in the Street

Written for:  Quickly’s Thursday “Too Much of a Good Thing” How do you know when to quit? How do you learn? We are choosing a prompt from a listing. My choice is:  She was howling. Animal shriek.  Wolf loose in … Continue reading

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The Plant

Written for:  Quickly #15 – Make use of: your favorite toy someone who lived before 1800 a plant with thorns   Thinks he keeps his thorns well hidden. What a shock it will be. They all know that he’s a plant. … Continue reading

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The Old Cabin

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Poetry & Fiction with Magaly, Snow Birthed Tales If you choose Poetry – please write 13 lines or fewer – use one (or all) of these words: snow, cabin, ice Covered in layers … Continue reading

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A Lune (Jack Collom)*

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge-Day 18 Write a poem using the following six words:  band, logic, pack, web, froth, clean spider’s logical web cleanly outlined in gleaming bands snow pack froth *A Jack Collon lune consists of … Continue reading

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Of Different Minds

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Get Listed!  Compound Word Edition The word challenge for our month of April Madness is to use compound words in constructive and imaginative ways. Follow the link below to a site which … Continue reading

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Blue Sax

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads Get Listed, Equinox Edition, featuring Leonard Cohen This month’s word list: gravity friend able serious hungry touch work aspect nourish(ment) … or any others you choose from the quote. As a reminder: select … Continue reading

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Autumn Thoughts Autumn Thoughts

Written for:  Phoenix Rising, “A Sense For Fall Words A while back we explored the five senses. We will apply them this time to the season of Autumn.  Using some (or all) of these words, write your piece with a … Continue reading

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Fright Sight for Cowboy and Horse

Written for:  Margo Roby’s Poem Tryouts:  “Beyond the Pale” Pale is an old name for a pointed piece of wood driven into the ground and — by an obvious extension — to a barrier made of such stakes, a palisade … Continue reading

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