Lips squeezed tenderly,
Against center brow.
Dreams got away,
Presently recovered with new shine,
Serene rest falls.
Write a poem or story using this picture. Link back to this post from your blog or leave in the comment section below.
The daily word prompt is Memories
The daily word prompt can be used for a poem,story, photographs, art, song lyrics, letters,and you could even use it to tell us all a little more about yourself.
Link back from your blog or leave in the comment section below.
Another week is upon us and to make it worse, it was a lovely long weekend – now I have to re-train myself to go back to
Anyhow, some priceless kid speak for you this week 😀
For every question, they have an answer 😉
They have answers to not just exam question but also life problems 😉
And speaking of siblings
Why just siblings?
Hope you liked this selection – none of which are mine by the way. I received all of them as forwards/shares and am just keeping the fun going.
Have a super week and don’t forget to have some fun as well 🙂
And do let me know your favorite – or better still post your own and leave me a link I will be along in just a bit.
Remember to come back and visit the comments section during the week for your fellow poets entries!
The Guidelines are simple.
- Take the two words and write a Haiku. I use Haiku in Englishas my style, which is 5 syllables for the first line, 7 for the second, and 5 for the third, but you can use what you like. The link above has links within it to articles about how to write Haibun, Tanka, and even a new form I created called Freku. You can also do the 3/5/3 form if you likeinstead of the 5/7/5 that I usually use. Write, share, and have fun. For syllable help visit HowManySyllables.com. (You would be surprised at how many syllables some words actually have.)
- The two words can be used as you…
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WHAT IS FLASH FICTION?
Flash fiction is a short-short story told in 2000 words or less. It is my current area of interest because I’m wanting to enter a few pieces in a flash fiction contest, the one I blogged about last week.
So here I sit asking myself where to begin, and my best bet is to learn a few things about what goes into writing a great piece of flash fiction.
At first thought, writer’s who are unfamiliar with these short shorts might think it seems like a fairly easy task to undertake. But considering the limited amount of space that you have to get your story to work its magic, I’m assuming it might actually be a bit more difficult than expected.
Creating just the right setting, only the necessary dialogue – in fact, the perfect dialogue, creating an atmosphere that begs to be explored further, all…
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Weekly Writing Challenge
Poetry and/or Flash Fiction
Feb 27th – #78
(5) Words: | SPARK | TOUCH | TWIST | HEALTH | REST |
*A brilliant idea has been brought to my attention regarding the (5) word prompt. Please feel free to substitute any of the words with a synonym.🎈 🎭 ✨
Haiku (5 – 7 – 5)
Tanka (5 – 7 – 5 – 7 – 7)
Shadorma (3 – 5 – 3 – 3 – 7 – 5)
6 lines – no rhymes – multiple stanzas [your choice] – just follow meter
Villanelle (19 line poem[no word limit]–2 repeating rhymes & 2 refrains)… Excellent example is Dylan Thomas’s “Do not go gentle into that good night”
Nonet (9 – 8 – 7 – 6 – 5 – 4 – 3 – 2 – 1) progression downward of syllables
Cinquain (2 – 4…
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