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My poetry & prose



#NaPoWriMo2017 #30 – I thank you

Never before have I written so much! April has been such a productive month Personally it's the most I've done in years Open to the public and for critical appraisal Where will I go from here? Research awaits on making... Continue Reading →

#NaPoWriMo2017 #29 – Self Cento

NaPoWriMo Cento You are the reason I rise early in the morning Throw back the clothes and pull on the mindset And quick prayer, compose my head! My lofty mind is set on higher things to fill my daydream  head.... Continue Reading →

#NaPoWriMo2017 #28 – revised Haiku

Haiku #5 revised   Black dog bites fierce Downward dog spiralling - Glimmer of hope

#NaPoWriMo2017 #27 – Elements

The Fifth Element   Above the common, lowly air That we mere mortals breathe, Is the rarified, pure Aether Where the Gods in anger seethe! Their Fury at being ignored, It sounds in the very Void! Space is filled by... Continue Reading →

#NaPoWriMo2017 #26 – Acrostics

I LOVE ACROSTICS   I have been empowered this April past Learning new forms of poetry to write Obsessing over words, rhythm and rhyme Very huge learning curve. Google has not been spared! Every day a new challenge, expression and... Continue Reading →

#NaPoWriMo2017 #25 – it all ends the same anyway

O Death!   Sure we are all walking the same road to Death No matter how you wangle it, you still meet Death From the first breath we draw, our destiny is Death Whether good or evil, the end will... Continue Reading →

#NaPoWriMo2017 #24 – Single use poem

Ha!   A conversation I had yesterday It really cheered me up A silly little comment, a throwaway Soup's hard to beat. Unless you use a whisk!

#NaPoWriMo2017 #23

To Fionn   O our white, winter warrior With your gentle heart and hard head Your sharkish smile and lolling laugh Your determination to walk ahead O our faithful, beloved companion It's broken our hearts to say goodbye The memories... Continue Reading →

#NaPoWriMo2017 #22 – take a line…

Earth Day from ‘When We Two Parted ‘, Lord Byron   Today is Earth Day, let us all rejoice in the Beauty of this home we have, with morning dew And beauty all around: birdsong greets and tells of The... Continue Reading →

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