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Get Moving

Today’s prompt goes like this:- Today I challenge you to write a ruba’i. What’s that? Well, it’s a Persian form — multipe stanzas in the ruba’i form are a rubaiyat, as in  215 more words

2014

Six-word-Saturday

We’ve enjoyed a week of summer

Sitting, sipping tea,  soaking up warmth and being free to read or snooze on the sunlit patio.
Bliss.  The sunshade umbrella has been in use, and friends have joined us in our mini-paradise. 166 more words

Short Poetry

Sick Day

Today’s NaPoWriMo prompt was to write a rubaiyat. The rubaiyat consists of multiple ruba’i – a Persian form having four lines with the rhyme scheme AABA. 76 more words

The Anthology

NaPoWriMo: 18 (Inner City Rubaiyat)

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These violent artists are inspired by anger.
Their palette holds the primary colors of fear.
The hues they use to express misplaced rancor
tattoo scarred skin, and signify their gangster. 67 more words

POETRY

If you see Omar, please say sorry from me

I have trouble writing lofty themes
when focusing on rhyming schemes;
the content and the rhymes imperfect
as if recalled from distant dreams.

So if my poems seem frivolous… 40 more words

Napowrimo

NaPoWriMo: Your love is my asset!

Day 19: Today’s prompt “I challenge you to write a ruba’i.
What’s that? Well, it’s a Persian form — multipe stanzas in the ruba’i form are a rubaiyat, as in The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. 227 more words

Poem

NaPoWriMo 18 - Rubaiyat Noir

Today’s NaPoWriMo challenge is to write a ruba’i, a Persian form of poetry using a four-line stanza with the rhyme sequence AABA. Multiple stanzas form a rubaiyat. 132 more words

Poetry