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Change of Seasons

May 28th, 2009 9 Comments

The warm breeze quickens; limbs and leaves toss and flutter. Fledglings crowd the nest.

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May 13th, 2009 6 Comments

I worked with two Read Write Poem prompts this week. The first was to include hyperlinks in a poem. The second was to use words from a Wordle diagram. I used mosaic and carve. The hyperlinks (in gray type) lead to new parts of a mosaic poem which are tucked here and there in the […]

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NaPoWriMo #27: Cadence

April 27th, 2009 4 Comments

Very nearly off-prompt. Read Write Poem proposed making a poem from a Wordle list. I used the word ‘cadence’ for the title of this haiku. Cadence bird on the high branch sings into deepening gloom just before the rain NaPoWriMo #27

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NaPoWriMo #23: put on another hat

April 23rd, 2009 6 Comments

The Read Write Poem prompt was to “pick a new career or lifestyle, assume the identity and start writing.” Both hooded crows and parrots live on the Robert College campus, and I am watching both of them today. A Hooded Crow A hooded crow dropped parrot feathers on this ode to quills and color. NaPoWriMo […]

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NaPoWriMo #3: three in a row

April 3rd, 2009 2 Comments

For National Poetry Month, I will post the poem of the day here. I am keeping a running list for the 50 word project on the Laughing Dove Page. Today’s writing prompt from Read Write Poem was Three in a Row. The idea is to write about the significance of threeness. I was out for […]

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