Category Archives: Poetry Friday


Poetry Friday is at Check It Out. #liftingaline from Linda at A Word Edgewise: poems stand in line poems stand in line create a wall of healing for all who read

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Poetry Friday: #haikuforhealing

  I won’t lie.  Since last month, the second Tuesday of the month, I have been in a slump.  Write? Why? As I told Michelle, I wanted to participate in her DMC and while I made lists of words, the … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: French Twist

Thanks to  Linda at TeacherDance for hosting Poetry Friday today. This is in response to Kenn Nesbitt’s challenge to write a poem about your mother at Today’s Little Ditty. French Twist Mom wore her hair in a French twist. A practical carefree … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday : The Late Edition with the Magic Nine

Poetry Friday was hosted by Violet with a fabulous recap of Poetry Camp. Oh, it’s been quite a week.  I was intrigued by the Magic 9 form at The Miss Rumphius Effect on Monday. On Thursday afternoon, our school participated … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: An Autumn Septercep

Thank you Catherine at Reading to the Core for hosting Poetry Friday. Last week, I wrote a septercet in response to a challenge by Michelle at Today’s Little Ditty. A septercet invented by Jane Yolen is  comprised of verses. Each one (as … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Gossipers

Find out more about Poetry Friday HERE. Michelle at Today’s Little Ditty is hosting Poetry Friday.  It’s perfect as I have a response to Jane Yolen’s DMC.  It is to do the following: Write a poem in which reading and or writing … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Poetic Form Challenge 8/30: Freestyle Fridays

Welcome to Freestyle Friday.  Today the poetic form is a Fibonacci poem invented by Greg Pincus .  Visiting friends in Idaho, the morning air is filled with a symphony of birds. Birdsongs Dawn Walk Music Mourning doves, Coo-ah, coo, coo, coo … Continue reading

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