Tagged with poetry

NaPoWriMo 2015: Day 29

It’s the penultimate day of NaPoWriMo 2015 and I have not been consistent this year at all. Well, there’s always today and tomorrow, and then again next year. I challenge you to write a poem in the form of a review. You can review either animate or inanimate things, real places or imaginary places. You … Continue reading

NaPoWriMo Day 21

ERASURE                      two explosions      limbs         burns      worse                          end in blood        the man       can’t control  Just like  Abuse and battery of  … Continue reading

NaPoWriMo 2015: Day 16*

Lately, I’ve been feeling kinda like this: And now for something completely different – And now for the NaPoWriMO prompt! Today, I challenge you to write in the form known as the terzanelle. A hybrid of the villanelle and terza rima, terzanelles consist of five three-line stanzas and a concluding quatrain. Lines and rhymes are chained throughout … Continue reading

NaPoWriMO Day 10: abecedarian

NaPoWriMo: Today I challenge you to write an abecedarian poem – a poem with a structure derived from the alphabet. There are a couple of ways of doing this. You could write a poem of 26 words, in which each word begins with a successive letter of the alphabet. You could write a poem of 26 … Continue reading

NaPoWriMo Days 6 & 7

I wrote these 2 in a notebook while on vacation. I will have to catch up with days 8,9 & 10 while also catching up on the laundry after vacation. Now, if only the weather (46 degrees here) would catch up with the season! April 6: Day 6 Aubade He rolls over and murmurs It … Continue reading

what is —

It isn’t fleeting  Or carefree It is what it is when I become me You won’t find it wooing With wine and diamonds It is what it is when the world shines It isn’t worshipping  Or a celestial being found in outer space It is what it is etched in the lines of your face … Continue reading

To be continued…

Under construction. This site. Myself. My life. Built up. Torn down. Incomplete. Rubble. Rough. Remains. Detours. Left turns. Compostable conclusions. Or dead-end.

Poem a Day 2014: 28

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