Category Archives: Poetry Friday

Poetry Friday: Late Edition

Thanks to Kiesha at Whispers from the Ridge for hosting Poetry Friday. I should know better than to wait until Friday to write my post.  So I’m late and living the “better late than never” theme. On Monday, I posted these … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: What Does Silver Star Know?

  Thanks to Tara at A Teaching Life for hosting Poetry Friday. This Saturday our school is having a benefit. We have staff who have bands and who sing.  The organizer asked me to share a poem to start things.  I didn’t need to … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Today

Thanks to  Jama at Jama’s Alphabet Soup who’s hosting Poetry Friday. You might think that after a month researching and preparing poems for Christy Peterson‘s photos, I might be glad for the breather. Turns out, I’m not as I wrote on … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: NaPoWriMo: Harvestman

Poetry Friday is at Teaching Authors.  Thanks, Joanne   Ode to the Opiliones For years you inhabited my shower I watched your nimble long legs stay away from the water. I listened for your grumbles about the amount of steam … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: NaPoWriMo 04/21/2017: Wooly Caterpillar

Poetry Friday is held over at  The Opposite of Indifference.  Thanks, Tabatha. This month, I am collaborating with nonfiction author and photographer, Christy Peterson.  You are invited to write and submit a poem based on the photo in the comments. A … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 04/14/2017, Poetry Friday: Ode to the Honey Bee

          Thank you, Dori at Dori Reads, for hosting Poetry Friday. This month, I am collaborating with nonfiction author and photographer, Christy Peterson.  You are invited to write and submit a poem based on the photo in … Continue reading

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SOLSC17: 10/31, Poetry Friday: Winter, Please Depart

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for holding space for us to sharing our writing every day in March.   Thank you to Michelle at Today’s Little Ditty for hosting Poetry Friday. I am working out an ode but it’s not ready.  I … Continue reading

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