The Best of NaPoWriMo

April is National Poetry Writing Month and for the past three years, I've looked forward to it. I had planned to participate this month, but it hasn't worked out. Though I've only written about six poems (three of which have been posted to this blog), I did accomplish quite a bit in terms of writing. …

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Shy and Sweet Haiku

This week's prompt words in Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge are Shy & Sweet. Be sure to stop by Ronovan's blog and read all the wonderful haiku there. You can find links to the various poems in the comment section. * Sweet spring breeze thaws cold Shy buds peek from ‘neath the ground To greet the …

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My Comfort Zone

For those who might not be aware, the month of April is NaPoWriMo (National Poetry Writing Month). It's also GloPoWriMo - Global Poetry Writing Month. Kind of cool to think writers all over the world are stepping up their poetry-writing game in order to pen 30 poems in 30 days. Of course, I'm running behind …

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Regal and Hopeful Haiku

Regal & Hopeful are the prompt words for this week's RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge. I'd thought I'd have an easier time coming up with something, but it was more difficult than I thought. Oh, well. Here's my attempt: Regal feline waits His stealthy crouch is hopeful As lunch scampers by

Haiku Challenge: Color & Warmth

It's Monday and that means it's time for RonovanWrites' Haiku Challenge. I've managed to pound out two quick haiku before running off to work this morning. Summer Sun Under the sun’s warmth Trees and flowers come alive In bursts of color * Your Love Fill my heart with warmth Color my days with your love …

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