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Poetry challenge Moonlight: the entries

Last week’s challenge was slightly different as I was battling with various issues. You rallied valiantly though with some brilliant pieces of poetry which, to my mind, captured the slightly unsettling nature of the painting. 401 more words


Without anxiety and illness I should have been like a ship without a rudder. – Edvard Munch http://ift.tt/1SSQNEH

Edvard Munch

Jane's Poetry Challenge #28

I’ve been following Jane Dougherty’s poetry challenge with the intent to join in, but time always seems to get away from me. Well, guess what? Here I am, ready to participate. 121 more words


Moonlit Shadows

“Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye–it also shows the inner images of the soul–the images on the back sides of the eyes.” 175 more words


Maddening Moonlight

My response to Jane Dougherty’s Poetry challenge #28: Moonlight by Edvard Munch


Quicksilver moonlight


as it slips

behind clouds

and tangles

in the angles… 46 more words


The Idea

It dropped,

the idea that we were




As it was in midair,

doubt froze me

and I could not catch


me… 31 more words


The Long Walk

Jane Dougherty’s challenge this week was to write a poem using this painting as a prompt and some or all of these words:

winding – moonlight – follow – heavily – path… 71 more words