Shut the Refrigerator Door

I think there are times when we all feel like this. Like we're empty. Burned out from the demands of others. I've felt like this at various times in my life. Right now, I feel like I'm empty, but it's probably due to not doing anything to take care of myself. I haven't filled my …

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Magic Haiku Challenge

This week's prompt words in the Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge are MAGIC and MAN. I'm more than a little rusty when it comes to writing poetry, or writing anything, really. Still, I made an attempt using one of the prompt words, so that's something, I suppose. We all have magic Hidden deep waiting for a …

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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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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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