“Inspired by Insomnia” on Wattpad. http://w.tt/1AzVNJ6 So… I’m putting together some of my poetry from over the years. Currently amongst a pile of loose leaf notebook paper, paper coffee cups, and cat hair. Up all night and it ain’t no thing baby!
For Josh My memories of you are dust And this house I stand in is layered with dust The loss of you scattered particles hither and yon They settle and dwell in every corner On every surface I breathe them in and they get tangled in my lungs Can’t catch my breath Crippled by sobs […]
Here are some more of my index cards from Daisy Yellow Art’s index card a day June/July project. Haven’t been on top of posting them for the last few days. Hoping to get better at the daily posting thing! 1. Music appreciation index card. 2. Some of my poetry in progress. 3. A floral magazine […]
The rolling ocean tide. The fragility of the soul. The enduring resonance of the classics. The scope of the arts. The seeking of love and understanding. The sustaining nourishment of what comes from the earth. The certainty of miracles. The entanglements of family. The rapture of the unexplained, unproven, unknown. The truth of the words… […]
NaPoWriMo Day 7 Poetry Prompt Write a love poem to an inanimate object Coffee Rings You’re strong and earthy and aromatic You’re romantic and lovely You’re heaven or rather my idea of heaven And you go with every other thing I hold dear in my life You are a part of it all… Coffee as […]
Day 4 – Write a lune. From NaPoWriMo site. She knows secrets She hides them in boxes And boxes burst. http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/16036 Day 5 – Poetry exercise – Making Metaphors from Stacie Naczelnik’s Hubpages. The dilapidated castle of superstition. The feral cat of despair. The pale sister of courage. The beguiling lover of fury. The abandoned […]
Using the NaPoWriMo site again tonight for inspiration. This one was fun and silly and whimsical and really just what I needed tonight! Prompt: Write a charm. A Cure for Verbal Tics Gathering seeds from the summer poppy And some wool from the sheep called floppy A toothpick from my favorite diner And shavings from […]
As I get into the swing of NaPoWriMo I am using the NaPoWriMo site for some inspiration. Day 1’s prompt reads like this… Using Reb Livingston’s Bibliomanacy Oracle, clear your mind, push the button, and write a poem inspired by your reading. My Reading From Prayer to Ruth Stone by Kelly Cockerbam “This scum, cursing […]
April is National Poetry Writers Month (NaPoWriMo) and so I will attempt to write a poem a day for the next 28 days. On April 1 I began with my first attempt at Haiku. It is a little off syllabically but, in fact, I myself am a work in progress so here it is. April […]
http://falling-star-wishes.tumblr.com/post/77568017951/emily-dickinson-ghosts This has always been a favorite!