2 days ago

POETRY

Days-of-the-week Series

iPhone photo by author

Tantalizing threshold
Hope enlivened
Undulating happiness
Recharging drive
Somnolence abates
Deeds accomplished
Almost weekend
Yards closer

Anybody else ready for Friday?? I love Thursdays, for the anticipation. Thanks for reading!

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3 days ago

POETRY

Days-of-the-Week Series

iPhone photo by author

Wavering commitment
Easily conquered
Dreary reminders
Needled dedication
Entertaining nickname
Sometimes woeful
Daytime release
Awakening energy
Yonder midpoint

The weekend approaches! Thanks for reading

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4 days ago

POETRY

Days-of-the-Week Series

iPhone photo by author

Taming burdens
Un-tagged generation
Endeavors surmounted
Smilingly refined
Dinnertime tacos
Accentuated positive
Youthful grace

Tuesday’s acrostic from my days of the week series! For each day, I wrote an acrostic, a haiku, and a free verse poem. This week I’m sharing the acrostics. Next week I will share the other…

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5 days ago

POETRY

Days of the week series

iPhone photo by author

Morning panic
Off kilter
Nagging tasks
Daunted brain
Anguish reigning
Yarn re-spun

Remember how I said I wasn’t saving my art anymore, that I was going to let it all run free? Well this is part of it: I wrote a bunch of days-of-the-week poems…

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Jan 18

POETRY

A villanelle for the returning conversation

35mm film photo by author

the conversation always comes back around to this
the topic’s never fully dropped
revolving words return to kiss

life carries on past the tryst
yet with unspoken lingering thoughts
the conversation always comes back to this

no matter what else lurks, with a hiss
to…

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