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Setting the Bar

You set the bar

High

Surpassed

Olympic heights

All other men

Grounded by

Gravity

Written as a septolet.  The Septolet is a poem consisting of seven lines containing fourteen words with a break in between the two parts. 15 more words

Challenges

Appraisal

I’m told
my work
ethic
is lacking

Slit neck grin,
black tie,
casual friday

Poetry

Day 3, NaPoWriMo

A carnival

of bloody bulbs

blooms at market.

***

The filthy thief’s

perception

less

cantankerous.

Choose at least 5 of the words from the list & write a poem between 4 and 10 lines.  60 more words

Poetry

Sculpting Septolet

Artist sculpts
without hesitation
fervent desire
blooms

Tender ministrations
consummate Jack
in-the-pulpit

Shawn told me this piece was inspired by Jack-in-the-pulpit. Never heard of it? 10 more words

narratorINTERNATIONAL

Back in 2013 “Desperate Poet” was published on the narrator central USA site. Then it was reprinted in Poetry Nook vol. 4 in February 2014. Later in the year narrator central became narratorINTERNATIONAL and once again my poem was posted. 115 more words

Chocolate

silky
smooth texture
rich and decadent
melting on contact

aromatic
guilt inducing
sweet sensation

© Susan Schoeffield

Written for the 9/17/14 prompt at Creative Bloomings… 6 more words

Poetry Prompts

Sparks of Wonder

Ominous
Skies of gray,
Apocalyptic aura

Cloud fissure,
Sun streams
Detonate
Sparks of wonder

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