Monthly Archives: April 2010

2010 NaPoWriMo Day 29

Poetry Stretch is “eggs” this week. In reading the Ralph Fletcher book, Ordinary Things: Poems from a Walk in Spring, I decided to create a “found line poem” no better place than a stream* myriad insects stirring inside hidden egg … Continue reading

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2010 NaPoWriMo Day 28

I found another great poetry idea from my friend Mary Lee.

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2010 NaPoWriMo Days 26-27

So my blogging friend Mary Lee wrote a one word poem on Day 25.  Intriqued and tired from the month of asthma, allergies and work related things I have one to share as well today.  This is the prompt at … Continue reading

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2010 NaPoWriMo Day 25

Haiku Bones offers up the prompt “night rain”.  night rain cleanses spirit removes surrounding pollen respite, quick , breathe deep It is amazing how a night of rain will clear out the allergies. night rain’s soft patter creates evening poems … Continue reading

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2010 NaPoWriMo Day 24

champagne pink dogwood striped runways for spring insects tree frog croaks nearby

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2010 NaPoWriMo Days 21-23

Aack!  It’s been a week.  Potential significant changes in my job for next year and late nights, posting the daily poems takes a back seat. Day 21 Spring, why are you difficult Spring, is it the wild growing season that … Continue reading

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2010 NaPoWriMo Day 20

The Poetry Stretch this week is “shoes”. who needs shoes afternoon walk barefoot toes grab sand as tide ebbs crab scuttles ahead sideways sole exploration  

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NaPoWriMo Day 19

Haiku Very Much provided the prompt: “debt”. federal return places money in the bank pays our state tax debt ++++++++++++++++++++++ groceries dropped off under the blanket of night long time debt repaid

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2010 NaPoWriMo Day 18

little huntress waits hidden in shadows, ready to pounce scamper, mice, scamper Read Write Poem’s prompt for Day 18 is “cat”.  I miss my sweet Mocha.

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2010 NaPoWriMo Day 17

squirrel science begins with forgotten bulbs buried winter feast nectarine tulip renegade squirrel treasure unexpected joy

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