Poetry Challenge: Steam & Cover

It's been a little while, but I thought it would be fun to participate in #RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge! The prompt words this week are Steam & Cover. The poem I came up with is definitely NOT inspired by today's weather. It's a cool, rainy day here in New Hampshire, and the rain is creating …

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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

Unequal Chance

  It's Monday, and you know what that means! Time for RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge! This week's prompt words are Chance & Equal. While haiku are meant to be about nature in some way, I've cheated and wrote down the first thing that came to mind.   Born to poverty Unequal from his first breath …

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