Monthly Archives: July 2010

W is for Writing

 W is for Writing  My two goals this summer have been to write at least a poem a day to put serious time into working on my WIP.  What that has meant is saying no to activities, no to my … Continue reading

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One Single Impression: Preponderance

Dances with Loons offers up the prompt: “preponderance” today. Witness the weed garden.  The cold, wet spring didn’t lend itself to planting a garden so I let it be au naturel.  Two poems to speak to the preponderance of weeds. weed … Continue reading

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One Single Impression: Overt

Thanks to Janepoet the prompt is “overt” at One Single Impression this week.  Last year, we lost our sweet kitty, Mocha. We decided to hold off on more cats as our neighbor has several.  Two in particular love to visit their … Continue reading

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Poetry Stretch: Sayings

For Poetry Stretch this week that we think about a saying and respond to it.  My grandmother was famous for: “The hurrier you go, the behinder you get.” Today is Friday My mind says Wednesday Been racing around all week in … Continue reading

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One Single Impression: Roads

I have been traveling a bit this summer.  Love road trips.  Thanks to Gautami of Firmly Rooted for the prompt: roads.    traveled roads mockingbirds lift our spirits ahead breaks dawn More great poetry can be found at One Single … Continue reading

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Summer Mystery

These are two of my friends, Reba (on left) and Toni(center) that I reconnected with at my reunion.  Reba and I met in seventh grade.  During the evening we started talking about different friends. The ones who moved in high school and … Continue reading

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One Single Impression: Ochre

Nothing Hypothetical offers “ochre” as a prompt at One Single Impression this week.  I have been thinking about the tragedy of the Gulf Coast. bedeviled ochre jewels afloat destroy life Head over to OSI to see other’s take on the prompt.

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Poetry Stretch: Abecederian Poem

Poetry Stretch this week at The Miss Rumphius Effect is to write an abecederian poem, or poem constrained by alphabetical order.  My grand-daughter, number # 2, had her tonsils  and adenoids out along with sinuses cleaned out. A lot for one little four … Continue reading

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