Posts tagged ‘daily prompt’

June 24, 2017

For Better or for Worse

by lindaluna583

Sometimes I cannot remember
What I said to you yesterday,
Or even a minute ago.

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June 22, 2017

Paper Promises

by Angela Umphers Rueger

Upon my dresser sits a bowl
With slips of paper filled.
They bear a message to my soul,
By pen and ink there quilled.

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June 20, 2017

Meddlers

by lindaluna583

Isn’t it refreshing to meet people
with so much time to give
so much wisdom to impart
and so very little discretion

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June 18, 2017

Saving My Kisses for You

by lindaluna583

On the day we met, a winter storm was brewing just outside
In my heart likewise a tempest brewed which I could scarcely hide
For though your lips were silent, you said tons with your eyes of blue
And I started to save my kisses in a bottle just for you.

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June 17, 2017

Create in Me

by lindaluna583

Create in me
the conviction
that your love

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November 14, 2016

Haiku – Goldfish

by Miriam Hurdle

 

Black, white, grey, orange,

Colorful goldfish in pond,

Admired by many.

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November 14, 2016

Haiku – Flames

by Miriam Hurdle

Haiku – Flames

fire

First flames of fireplace,

Warm flickering, dancing, glowing,

Prelude to winter.

– Daily Prompt

October 25, 2016

A Tiny Spider

by Miriam Hurdle

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“Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for

tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has

enough trouble of its own.” Matthew 6:34

A tiny spider

Labors every night,

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October 14, 2016

Sidewalk

by Miriam Hurdle

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She went for a walk,

Tripped on the sidewalk.

Bruised her elbow,

Broke her ankle.

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October 12, 2016

Nightlight

by Miriam Hurdle

nightlight-whale

A whale made with clay,

Original, free-handed.

Blowhole, eyes, mouth,

Nightlight shines through.

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October 6, 2016

Twisted Tree

by Miriam Hurdle

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Numerous species of trees,

Swirled, crooked, or straight.

Which specie is enculturated or astray?

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July 29, 2015

The Lord of the Trees

by Scott Andrew Bailey

 

I am Herne the Hunter, Lord of the Trees,
and you are a leaf blown on the breeze.
Echoes and whispers inside your head,
set you on the path you were destined to tread.

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October 30, 2013

Poetry Challenge: ABC Poem

by Rana

Almost begun.

Beats of the heart

coincide with heel clicks.

Don’t trip.

Exhale lightly.

Follow the chosen path,

gently guided.

How radiant those

illuminated eyes shine.

Jitters smooth out.

Knuckles, bleached with tension,

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