Category Archives: Haiku

Poetry Friday: #DecemberHaiku

All the poetry goodness is happening at Buffy’s Blog. Thank you, Buffy. Yesterday, I met a former student for coffee. While waiting for her, I was able to draft some haiku for this week. I am sharing them today. moonlit … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: #poemtober and #inktober

Thanks to Catherine at Reading to the Core for hosting all the poetry goodness in the world on this Friday. I have been participating for the first time in the #inktober2019. Last year I dabbled in the #poemtober (this year I … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: A Week of Kindness and Goodness

Thanks to Kat at Kathryn Apel for hosting our fab poetry community this week. What a week! I arrived home from California to find this book gift in my mailbox. Thank you, Amy VanDerwater for this treasure trove! Then yesterday, my … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Who Likes Chocolate?

Thanks to Margaret at Reflections on the Teche for hosting us today. And it’s Friday. In Summer. And I have another swap to share. It involves chocolate. Dark chocolate. Rebecca (Sloth Reads)sent me her swap. She read my blog and knows … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Poetry Swap

Thanks to Carol at Carol’s Corner for hosting us today. She has the most adorable puppy, Rooney that she’s helping to raise for Canine Partners of the Rockies. Journey –A triolet The journey is yours. Aloneyou escape a world of unrest,quell … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: What’s Your Poetry Fortune?

Welcome, welcome, welcome to all poetry goodness in the blogosphere! I am posting early as I will be busy later today. I’ve been participating in the summer poetry exchange organized by the talented. Tabatha. This week, I received an exchange … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Celebrating Naomi Shihab Nye, Young People’s Poet Laureate

Mary Lee Hahn at A Year of Reading has all the poetry goodness of the world. This week many in the Poetry Friday Literasphere are celebrating our new Young People’s Poet Laureate, Naomi Shihab Nye. I was thrilled to hear … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: #mayku

Thanks to Margaret Simon at Reflections on the Teche for gathering all the Poetry Friday goodness this week. On my drive to sub over the past few weeks, I’ve noticed that Miss Rumphius has been in our neck of the … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: #MayKu

Thanks to Liz at Elizabeth Steinglass for all the poetry goodness today. I’ve been trying to join in with Heidi Mordhorst and Liz Scanlon in writing haiku for May. Today’s offering: fuchsia blooms offer hummingbirds a lifeline ©jone rush macculloch #mayku … Continue reading

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MoNaWriPo: Playing with Poetry 22/30

April is National/ Global Poetry Month.  I’ve been “Playing With Poetry” this month along side Mary Lee Hahn, Margaret Simon, and Christie Wyman. I have fun tools to use: Haikubes, Metaphor Dice, Paint Chip Poetry, and Magnetic Poetry. Plus I … Continue reading

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