The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Sept. 19/2020

Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “-tion.” Find a word that ends with “tion.” Our lives, They are linked across space and time, Connected by destiny, That echoes through the ages. Each life, A reflection of the last that you have lived, You may not go on forever, But your voices does.… Continue reading The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Sept. 19/2020

COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 195 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT

Image credit:  Unsplash, and the photographer is Wolfgang Hasselmann It’s the third week of the month! Time for an Ekphrastic #PhotoPrompt This challenge explores Ekphrastic writing inspired by visual art (photographs). Lisa Thompson, from last month’s challenge, has provided the photo for this month’s challenge I have used this lovely picture to pen a Tanka. My heart is a cacheOf… Continue reading COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 195 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT

The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Sept. 12/2020

"Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “collar.” Use it as a verb, a noun, or metaphorically." She had shed her telluric wings, The ones that had been given to her, As false promises of heavens, She was collared by traditions, She was shackled by taboo, But brave heart she was, She simply… Continue reading The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS Sept. 12/2020

COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 194 #SYNONYMSONLY

This week, Annette Rochelle Aben selected the words for the syllables only challenge.The two words are Hint & Bold and my synonyms are Idea and Undaunted. I have attempted a Shadorma Undaunted, She was bound for stars, Dreams many, Ideas, Winged by her fiery mind's eye, Cataclysm unleashed. Via: https://wp.me/p4xNpg-b7h

One-Liner Wednesday

"Listen to your heart to know what freedom feels like for you are yours forever" Via : https://lindaghill.com/2020/09/09/one-liner-wednesday-comparing-dogs-to-cats/

Ronovan Writes (TIP) This week, it’s the D rhyme line.

Often do I come face to face, With all my inner fears and flaws, That jest aloud in an applause, As big,dark shadows do I chase, Trying to keep up a boldface, Stuttering in foolish fumble, My heart goes in a wild tremble, The Tides strive to give me a tip, That stops me from… Continue reading Ronovan Writes (TIP) This week, it’s the D rhyme line.

COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 193, #POET’SCHOICE

Pieces of my soul ( a nonet) These words are all I have now for you, You will find pieces of my soul, Each word a chapter of life, A syllabic deluge, An ardent torrent, But all unsaid Safely cached, Unsent, Dead. Via : https://wp.me/p4xNpg-b1w

Loving yourself

She loved herself, And the world did not love her for it. Her radiance shone bright, And the world eclipsed her light. She flew so high, And the world clipped her wings. She sang aloud soulful songs, And the world muted the melody. She dreamed to dream, And the world shattered her reverie. She smiled… Continue reading Loving yourself