Category Archives: Poetry

Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip, 21 October 2017

Your challenge is to write a Fibonacci poem about an animal (the number of syllables in each line of the poem is the sum of the previous two lines: 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8). Gee, thanks Sarah. This … Continue reading

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Friday Fictioneers

The challenge is here: PHOTO PROMPT © Sandra Crook A sentinel for a century, None have seen as much as I: Heard the secrets I have kept, Or granted wishes overheard. Old and gnarled I may be, Battered limbs … Continue reading

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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #171 Lake and Calm

A lovely combination for a stormy Monday morning Ronovan. The Lake calls me forth, Its calm ripples hypnotic To find inner peace.  

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Poem for the New House

Outwardly one of several alike Until you open the door and Realise this is Our Home. Never will you feel lost or lonely, Eternally welcoming to friends new and old, Warmth and love in abundance reside here. Hopes and dreams … Continue reading

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Spiritual (Abecedarium poem)

Enjoy one of my Abecedarium poems

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Ode to My Indiscretion (and slimmers everywhere)

Reblog, as I’ve temporarily resigned from Slimming World until we get sorted and I can join a new group locally   Shock and dismay at my indiscretion, The scales have moved in the wrong direction, Wiping the smile off my … Continue reading

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Home is where the heart is

Home is where I rest my head, Calling north, new paths to tread: People to meet, friends to make, I hope I remember how to bake cake! Things long past, but not forgot, Let’s hope my skills haven’t gone to … Continue reading

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