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#NaPoWriMo Challenge: Dearest Stay Near

For NaPoWriMo Day 18 the Prompt is: To “find a poem in a book or magazine (ideally one you are not familiar with). Use a piece of paper to cover over everything but the last line. 28 more words


Day 15 #NaPoWriMo: She’s A Witch.

For Day 15 NaPoWriMo the Prompt is: “writing a poem in which a villain faces an unfortunate situation, and is revealed to be human (but still evil).” I’m combining with Sarah of M… 16 more words



In James Lasdun’s novel, The Horned Man (Vintage, 2003), the protagonist, a professor of gender studies sinks into paranoia via a series of vividly drawn spatial scenarios: the railway station where he witnesses a colleague’s attentions to a student; his office which he suspects is being occupied at night; outside his therapist’s apartment where he sees her inappropriately dressed; the basement of a boarded-up synagogue where he is confronted by his nemesis, and finally the interior of a small wooden booth in an abandoned fairground which he first saw from the window of a passing train. 968 more words

A Haiku in the Snow ☃

Nature sends cold gale adorns buds with icy beads for spring’s dawning dance ~ for Roger, stay warm ~ Words and Photography ©2018 Tanya Cliff ~ to contact me Entry posted in haiku & poetr… 7 more words


A Spring Haiku

in buds, fresh life sleeps ’til warm air blows, unyielding then leaves of trees kiss ~ Words and Photography ©2018 Tanya Cliff ~ to contact me Entry posted in haiku & poetry. 7 more words


My Poems Are Mute

my poems are mute and without meaning with no sense and no listener no power and no strength helpless restless faithless agony whips my heart and I write to the deaf air to the careless gloom of ou… 10 more words


Given the Chance 

Nothing equals life Like given the chance to breathe In nature’s gardens   RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #193 Chance&Equal ©2018 Dorinda Duclos All Rights Re… 7 more words