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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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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: Day 25. ANZAC Day.

. It always saddens me that the women who served are usually tacked on as an afterthought, when discussing veterans. Today, on ANZAC Day (the equivalent of the U.S. 295 more words

NaPoWriMo: Day whatever....

I dropped the NaPoWriMo ball a week or so ago…life stress shut me down too much to even churn out some doggerel.

But today I return, with a special piece. 277 more words

Advice On Love Making - Poem 16 - National Poetry Month

On a typical hot summer day,
when sweat pores become way too generous
As the blanket lies in the corner
shaped like a canine
waiting for its master’s love… 138 more words