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My poems from National Poetry Month only available for May #NaPoMo 2015

During the month of April, I participated in two National Poetry Month challenges and posted 30 poems for each! Follow the links below to read the poems… but do so in May! 68 more words


NaPoWriMo success and a great, big thanks!

Where I am right now (Sydney), only a few hours remain of the last day of April 2015. I’ve written and posted the 30th poem I aimed for at the start of the National Poetry Writing Month, dedicating myself to posting one poem every day for 30 days. 130 more words

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'the thing'


(NaPoWriMo 2015)

and so the thing is love

always is

always will be

what these words mean

what they show and say

always what is not… 32 more words

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(NaPoWriMo 2015)

When time stands still, in the middle of our breaths, do you feel that single spark of energy that flows between the skin, like static that electrifies the lips and makes the hair stand? 26 more words

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NaPoWriMo: Day 27. A teensy experiment

NaPoWriMo is a great time to play around with form and content; to try new things; to make mistakes in a (relatively) safe environment.

This idea came to me while I was having a bath. 143 more words

NaPoWriMo: Day 26 Erasing Neruda

Pablo Neruda is one of my favourite poets. So I decided today, to do an erasure poem. I take an already written poem, erase various words, keeping the remaining ones in the order in which they originally appear, and voila! 342 more words



(NaPoWriMo 2015)

We were twelve

and the summers were long,

when birds seemed to hum

in rhythm with the silent passing clouds.

You touched me there, 208 more words

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