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Watching Time Tick

Written for: Sunday’s Whirligig #8

words:  method, country, stones, bleached, sheep, olive, humming, needlework, men, fool, dominoes, laugh

Humming over needlework,
Olive stretches her bleached… 91 more words

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Written for:  Imaginary Gardens with Real Toads
I have winnowed the list from the (translated) poems of Pablo Neruda, specifically, from the bilingual edition Pablo Neruda – Selected Poems(Houghton Mifflin, 1970). 122 more words

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Woman Unknown

Written for:  Margo Roby’s Poem Tryouts: Fresh Start

PoMoSco Day 18

The instructions for today’s poem are simple: Find a two page spread, in a book or magazine, and pick words and phrases you like. 148 more words

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Twelve Words, Four Haiku

Written for:  Carpe Diem Full Circle #1, Sunflower Reflection
The goal is to write haiku with the twelve (12) words I will give. It’s a kind of word-whirl and you have to use the words given in the clock-wise direction. 98 more words

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Struttin' and Singin'

Written for:  dVerse Poets

So the challenge is:

Fold a sheet of paper in half
On the one side of the page list 10 nouns… 144 more words

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What Just Happened?

Written for:  Red Wolf Poems #227, “Scene in the Office”

The man in his own comfortable chair is calm, re-assuring, non-threatening. He tells you to close your eyes, relax, relax. 193 more words

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