Archive for the ‘Poetry’ Category

The humming Lady

2015-06-12 BlogBlog RSSRSS

A voice from the past humming From years long gone Haunted me with broken vows A memory of a song thought true From the dawn of my youth. Haunted me with shattered dreams it breaks into your feeble mind it incites within you utter fear yet its humming voice, you long to hear A vision [...]

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Articles on local press/Articles presse locale

2015-05-13 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Ouest-France mercredi 14 juin 2000   Bécherel   Kharjas présente son livre à la poste   Depuis quelques jours et jusqu’au 15 juin, Kharjas expose à la Poste, un recueil de poèmes pour les enfants du primaire intitulé « Petits textes pour les petits », neuf textes illustrés par Jemma Gray. Kharjas est un pseudonyme que cette [...]

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Magic Monday…Magical Times During Spring Break

2014-03-30 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome To Magic Monday Where We Bring Out The Magic In Poetry   Tonight We bring out the Magic Within Shared During Spring Break Spring break  magical as memories unfold   Maybe it`s little ones, family you enjoyed during Spring Break or just fresh air alone Enjoying inner-peace  walking viewing all Just enjoy as we [...]

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POEMS: Haikus On Spring Rain

2014-03-29 BlogBlog RSSRSS

These Haikus were written for the CPC Friday Fling poetry challenge, where our theme is Spring rain and water generally, and Haiku is the recommended format. The rains of springtime spur the growth of thirsty seeds into Spring splendor.   Haiku Copyright March 25th 2014 RGD   When wintertime wanes, Water works with whatever wainwater [...]

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The Friday Fling Gets Its Poetic Feet Wet Celebrating Spring Rain!

2014-03-27 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Friday Fling #275 for March 28th 2014   It’s the end of March already, and we’re anticipating “April showers.” So our theme this week is: rain. Or more generally, the features and powers of water.   Since this is a nature topic, we thought it would lend itself well to the Haiku, a poetry format [...]

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POEM: Spring Prayer

2014-03-25 BlogBlog RSSRSS

The following poem was made up of 25 words culled from Robert Frost’s 1915 poem “A Prayer In Spring.”  It is one of two featured poems on this month’s CPC Pick Apart Poetry challenge. The pic is one I took in the late Spring of 2006 in Stratford-On-Avon England, on the grounds of Shakespeare’s New [...]

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CPC “PICK-APART POETRY” WELCOMES SPRING with Frost and Stevenson

2014-03-25 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome to the March 2014 Edition of Pick-Apart Poetry as we welcome Spring in a Pick-Apart Poetry kind of way. It’s always a joy to spend this time together each month and we look forward to another opportunity to be creative and to share with one another. This month, in honor of Spring’s arrival, we [...]

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Magic Monday..Magic Within Spring Cheers

2014-03-23 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome To Magic Monday Where We Bring Out The Magic In Poetry   Tonight We bring out the Magic Within Spring Cheers’ Spring brings new birth, new growth, new hope Fresh breeze feelings at ease Even if it does not feel like Spring As Birds, nature`s gentle voices sing With thoughts of Spring.. Inner peace [...]

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POEM: The Golden Goose

2014-03-22 BlogBlog RSSRSS

This was written to the art below, our featured work on the CPC Simple Sunday Picture challenge. It is by New Englander Tyler Edlin, and is titled “Kodran Migrant Fleet”   THE GOLDEN GOOSE   The Kodran merchants sally forth To sell the goods they made on board in ships designed for life at sea [...]

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Simple Sunday Rides The High Seas!

2014-03-22 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome to the CPC’s Simple Sunday Picture Challenge! We’re back in Massachusetts this week to revisit Tyler Edlin. http://tyleredlinart.deviantart.com/ Fantasy art is his specialty, usually with a European flair. His most recent work is entitled “Kodran Migrant Fleet”   Write what your poetic muse sees in or imagines from this image   Please click on [...]

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POEM: Yoder’s Odor

2014-03-19 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Here’s a write for the CPC Thematic Attic Thursday, where the theme is fragrances.     YODER’S ODOR An Amish gent named Yoder Broder wooed a maid who stirred his ardor. Her car broke down, his gelding towed her. To the garage his buggy rode her. But she got off when Yoder told her of [...]

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Thematic Attic Thursday Finds And Fetes Favorite Fragrances!

2014-03-19 BlogBlog RSSRSS

THEMATIC ATTIC THURSDAY FINDS AND FETES A FAVORITE FRAGRANCE!   Today through Saturday here in the Thematic Attic it’s all about fragrances! Get your muse together and tell about your special fragrances and/or what special fragrances you like your man or woman to wear. Or write anything related to a fragrance. Be creative and share [...]

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Magic Monday….Magic In Green

2014-03-16 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome To Magic Monday Where We Bring Out The Magic In Poetry   Tonight We bring out the Magic of the green Originally, the color associated with Saint Patrick was blue. Over the years the colour green and its association with Saint Patrick`s Day grew   Green ribbons and shamrocks  were worn in celebration of [...]

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The Friday Fling Trioletally Revisits Favorite Childhood Toys!

2014-03-13 BlogBlog RSSRSS

This is a reprise of Friday Fling #171 from March 9th, 2012. It received 14 hearts, 306 views, and 177 posts and comments. http://www.friendburst.com/blog/83458/friday-fling-plays-poetically-favorite-toys/ A few updates have been made to the title and text.   Friday Fling #274 for March 14th 2014 It’s Barbie’s birthday!  She’s getting on a bit, about 55 now, but [...]

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POEM: Don’t Worry, Bee Happy

2014-03-11 BlogBlog RSSRSS

This was written to the theme of the CPC’s Wonderful Wednesday poetry challenge. Host Bettie wants music-related posts. DON’T WORRY, BEE HAPPY While sitting on the dock of the bay, I saw a bee fly by. It looked sad. I remembered a bee joke I could tell to cheer the bee up, so I sang [...]

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Wonderful Wednesday Goes Musical!

2014-03-11 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome To Wonderful Wednesday Music!   Please bring music videos Rock / Blues / R&B / Pop, whatever tickles your fancy Let’s have some fun as the music plays You can also, if you like, post a lyric rewrite or a poem about your favorite type of music or a favorite tune or lyric

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POEM: March Magic

2014-03-10 BlogBlog RSSRSS

This was written for the return of the CPC Magic Monday poetry challenge.  Diane is back!   MARCH MAGIC We were feeling down, The crowd had dwindled. Then new life was born. Her return rekindled. Magic Monday rose from ashes of time like phoenix soaring to new dawn of rhyme. Now more life to share [...]

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Magic Monday… Your Magic Within Giving You Wings

2014-03-09 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome To Magic Monday Where We Bring Out The Magic In Poetry   Tonight We bring out the Magic Within You Having fun, being creative Let’s all Write Magic into Poetry!   Share your own personal experience A time or times when you could feel the magic within Those wings lifting giving you inspiration Inspiring [...]

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POEM: MIDNIGHT SPIRIT

2014-03-08 BlogBlog RSSRSS

This was written to the featured art on this week’s CPC Simple Sunday Picture challenge.  The art is by Ann Merie Bone of England, and is titled the same as my poem. MIDNIGHT SPIRIT To get a bit of fresh air, relief from the whirl of celebrations, and view the midnight Mardi Gras merriment from [...]

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Simple Sunday Picture Challenge Has A Peak (District) Experience!

2014-03-08 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome to the CPC’s Simple Sunday Picture Challenge! This week we flew to England (IOD) and drove up to Dovedale in the Derbyshire Peak District to visit Ann Marie Bone, and view her art.     She is the happily married mother of five children, and her art specialty is colorful fantasy landscapes.   http://annmariebone.deviantart.com/ Our [...]

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