TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 244 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT

Image Credit: https://libwww.freelibrary.org/digital/item/66272 Merril D. Smith selected the image this week. It’s a lithograph and you can read more about it HERE Redemption(Tanka Prose) Today's world has forgotten the spirit of compassion. What motivates us is self interest and an endless avarice to seek more. We forget all those who have loved and nurtured us for we consider… Continue reading TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 244 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT

The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Aug. 28, 2021

Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “my.” Start your post with the word “My.”  My heart finds peace in secluded places and in little things that once remind us why we live. The jagged bolts of lightning tore asunder the dark sky shrouding the world with their bright incandescence. But I paid it… Continue reading The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Aug. 28, 2021

#TANKATUESDAY WEEKLY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 236, #THEMEPROMPT

Donna Matthews from D J Ranch.org last month’s challenge picked the theme: EXPEDITION. I have written a Cadence on the above theme. Cadence created by Ella Cunningham, is a heptastich, a poem in 7 lines with with1/2/3/4/4/8/5 syllables per line. It is unrhymed, but end words should be no articles or prepositions. Hope's expedition fell… Continue reading #TANKATUESDAY WEEKLY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 236, #THEMEPROMPT

The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS July 10, 2021

The Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “hope.” Little joys unnamed, Sprout in life’s tiny niches, Blossoms of a rapturous hued hope, Spread a fragrant cheer, As sorrow is now tamed. Via :https://lindaghill.com/2021/07/09/the-friday-reminder-and-prompt-for-socs-july-10-2021/