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Day Eleven: Anacreontic Alone

Breathe we say; and breath I do
Pouring red into clear blue
Woody notes that play on tongue
Make me feel alive and young

Have to tell you; have to share… 57 more words


Coloured Love

Today’s prompt asked us to write an ‘Anacreontic’. According to NaPoWriMo:- Poets have been writing about love and wine, wine and love, since . . . 172 more words



And now, our prompt (optional, as always).Poets have been writing about love and wine, wine and love, since . . . well, since the time of Anacreon, a Greek poet who was rather partial to that subject matter. 145 more words


A Toast To Love and Health

Fill my cup – that’s not enough!
I shall drink to health and love!
Come over dear and kiss my cheek,
For this toast I’ve waited weeks! 21 more words


Love and Wine

Today’s NaPoWriMo prompt was to write about love and wine. More specifically, it was to write a poem in the style of Anacreon. Unfortunately (or fortunately), the meter requirements for an… 83 more words

The Anthology

NaPoWriMo Day Eleven- Anacreon


Wine – Bottled Poetry

There’s nothing quite sublime

As reading poetry with wine

Until the bottle is tipped

And every poet ripped

Who can recite what was read… 167 more words

3 Lyrical Songs

Love for another girl originated as a tonal experiment, regarding interval classes 3 and 4 as dissonant, and interval class 2, 5 and occasionally 1 as consonant. 46 more words