NaPoWriMo 2022/TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 270 #PhotoPrompt

This challenge explores Ekphrastic poetry, inspired by visual art or photographs. D. L. Finn provided the photo for this month’s challenge I have attempted a Garland Cinquain Harmony blue surfinfinite depthsteeming with so much life-symbiotic vibrant clusterblossoms deep calmits all aroundplayfully gambollingdiving into deep dark depths yetundrowned freedomabounds unchainedwaltzing to nature's rhythmresonating harmonic notesgentle fearlessto speak their mindsmelodious whistlingonly… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2022/TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 270 #PhotoPrompt

NaPoWriMo 2022/The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS April 16, 2022

Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “nose/noes/knows.” Use one or all. Heart 💓 knows what is to be known,As Mind noses its way into what is inside sown,Its yeses and noes,They chart the life's path,Into paths foretold. Via: https://lindaghill.com/2022/04/15/the-friday-reminder-and-prompt-for-socs-april-16-2022/

NaPoWriMo 2022-Soul Sonnet

Today's challenge is to write a curtal sonnet. This is a variation on the classic 14-line sonnet. The curtal sonnet form was developed by Gerard Manley Hopkins, and he used it for what is probably his most famous poem, “Pied Beauty.” A curtal sonnet has eleven lines, instead of the usual fourteen, and the last line… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2022-Soul Sonnet

TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 269, 4/12/22, #Colleen’s SpecificForm:TankaProse/NaPoWriMo 2022

Loving Myself Somedays the knees creak and the other days my back protests aloud. But I am one stubborn soul!I shall run and squat and climb up the ladder to reach the highest shelf. I shall do hoppety- skippety jumps around the house and walk twice for same errand to cover my 10000 steps. I… Continue reading TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 269, 4/12/22, #Colleen’s SpecificForm:TankaProse/NaPoWriMo 2022

NaPoWriMo 2022-Beautiful life

Today's challenge is to write a poem that, like the example poem here, joyfully states that “Everything is Going to Be Amazing." Game of life-Falling down to life's buffets,It rolls out one blow after another,Hits and misses,You fall to rise again,You take solace,Seeking good in all wrongs,You hope to shine again.Wisps of dream floating in… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2022-Beautiful life

NaPoWriMo 2022 -Day5

Today 's challenge is to write a poem about a mythical person or creature doing something unusual – or at least something that seems unusual in relation to that person/creature. I have taken up a Limerick on Cyclops Cyclops,the one eyed giant,Tired of being a rowdy tyrant,Donned dandy glasses to be dude, And also promised… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2022 -Day5