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Tiny Whites

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Carpe Diem #654, Shepherd’s Purse (Nazuna) (one of the 7 sacred herbs)

Shepherd’s Purse is a little herb which flowers with little white flowers, and its leaves look like a little purse that’s why it’s called Shepherd’s Purse. 16 more words

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Lake of Fire

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #196, and Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads

Words:  trite, spell, chime, sign, miles, mind, aim, land, maybe, spirit, words, scorch… 80 more words

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Tender Touch

Written for:  The Mag #255

Tender touch of butterfly
wings on my fingers. Try
not to move. Close my eyes.
No fluttering of wings.
Butterfly stays, a second… 22 more words

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A Tenuous Hold

Written for:  dVerse Poets 
Totomai has given us permission to use any photos on his Flickr page or in his blog for writing inspiration. He has thousands of photos — something for everyone, I think.   119 more words

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"life in this world"

Written for: CARPE DIEM SPECIAL #128, Sogi’s 4th haiku “life in this world “

Write a poem in the same tone, sense, and spirit as Sogi… 32 more words

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January 7th

Written for:

Carpe Diem #651, Picking Young Greens (wakanatsumi)

Today it’s all about Jinjitsu (January 7th) on this date there is the Festival of Seven Herbs or Nanakusa no sekku on which the Japanese cook a special seven-herb rice porridge.  15 more words

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