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Written for:  Carpe Diem #710, “Renunciation”

without sadness
the birds in the sky

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Giving up fighting
against any behavior
not in my control… 6 more words

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Happy Earth Day

Written for:  Poetic Asides April PAD – Day 22
Write a nature poem, and
for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Earth Day or Earthiness

Naani is one of Indian’s most popular Telugu poems. 75 more words

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Written for:  Carpe Diem Sparkling Stars #22, “Basho’s “Where the hototogisu (similar to cuckoo) is singing”
Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit of Basho’s. 33 more words

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"feeling alone"

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #81, Yozukora’s “feeling alone”

feeling alone
in the woods around Edo –
just the autumn wind            (Yozakura)

to keep me company… 10 more words

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Am/Am Not

Written for:  Poetic Asides April PAD – Day 21
For today’s prompt, we’re dealing with our third “Two for Tuesday” prompt(s):

  1. Write a “what you are” poem, or…
  2. 71 more words
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Hello to everyone.  Quick note to let you know that if you are interested,
you can go to the following link for an interview of me by Sherry Marr, 12 more words

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My Animals, The Rescues

Written for:  Poetic Asides April PAD – Day 20
For today’s prompt, take the phrase “My (blank), the (blank),” replace the blanks with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. 208 more words

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