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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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