Category Archives: National Poetry Month

Poetry Friday: Last Poem for National Poetry Month, I Come From

A Box of Recipes I’m from bleu cheese-cauliflower-tomato soup casserole at Thanksgiving in the desert From Grandma Mac and Great Aunt Blanche I’m from the ricers of potatoes and picklers of eggs and beets From rubbing the ends of cucumbers  … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 26/30: Sunday Redux: Vanilla

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. This is from my … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 24/30: Poetry Friday and Spaghetti

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. My husband, Chuck, loves … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 22/30: Earth Day 50th Annivesary

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. Today is Earth Day. … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 19/30: Sunday Redux, Utopia Bagels

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. In the autumn of … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 18/30: Grandmother’s Aprons

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. One of my favorite … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday and National Poetry Month 17/30: Sourdough

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. Thanks to Laura Shovan, … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 16/30: Lemony Velvet

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. Mom started out married … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 7/30: The Potato Ricer

Welcome to National Poetry Month (#npr2020). This month, I am sharing original poems about food and family. In these times of sheltering, food is comfort. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. This potato ricer has been in … 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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