A Guy Called Bloke · poetry

Not Just My Verse, Your Two Two Too! — The Night Out [multiverse]

Paula tagged me to be part of this multiverse game, which came from Barbara who was tagged to participate in a group poetry game by Sadje, who was tagged by Rory, the initiator. Welcome to …. Not Just My Verse, Your Two Two Too! A new ‘Tag You’ game in trial! I will choose a… Continue reading Not Just My Verse, Your Two Two Too! — The Night Out [multiverse]

dverse · nature · poetry

She Lobo

image link Gina is hosting dVerse today. Gina says: What is the poetic hum in your life? What hums in the background of your life that inspires you as you unconsciously listen while you work and live? Is the drone always there or do you have to cultivate the inspiration? Some points to ponder in… Continue reading She Lobo

3TC · Fandango's One Word Challenge (FOWC) · fiction · Word of the Day Challenge

Beyond Vanilla

image link   Fandango's FOWC is blot, the Word Challenge of the Day is focus, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are earthquake, vanilla, pillbox, and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge prompt is “Did you check the date before you used it?’ Zimmy had gone beyond vanilla a long time ago. He remembered the turning point as… Continue reading Beyond Vanilla

bat shit crazy · Coloring Club · monsters · music

Coloring Club Plus — 3/19/19

I was trying to think of an appropriate song for today. One that would speak to the mass shooting a long way from here, in NZ, but close for so many of the writers and readers on Word Press. We in the US have seen it become almost commonplace here. It sorrows me to see… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/19/19

fiction

Twittering Tale #128 – 19 March 2019 – please tell me why

Photo by Matthew Henry at Unsplash.com Kat is the host of Twittering Tales. Kat says: About the challenge: Each Tuesday I will provide a photo prompt. Your mission, if you choose to accept the challenge, is to tell a story in 280 characters or less. When you write your tale, be sure to let me… Continue reading Twittering Tale #128 – 19 March 2019 – please tell me why

(c) all rights reserved · dverse · pantoum · poetry · relationships

dVerse — pantoum — Terminal Velocity

collage 8"x5", February 2017 Another pantoum for dVerse Terminal Velocity Didn't know you when we first met You told me all on our first date Both long single, our minds were set We felt the pull, were deaf to fate * You told me all on our first date Your rap sheet, lovers, and AA… Continue reading dVerse — pantoum — Terminal Velocity

A2Z 2019

A2Z Challenge 2019 — Theme Reveal!

This will be an interesting adventure as a first-timer at 2019 Blogging from A2Z April Challenge. My theme will be Signs and Symbols that cross all cultures, where an attempt will be made to find a myth or an archetype that corresponds to the symbol. I will include at least one hand-drawn image of the… Continue reading A2Z Challenge 2019 — Theme Reveal!

3TC · Fandango's One Word Challenge (FOWC) · fiction · Word of the Day Challenge

Charming

image link Fandango's FOWC is makeshift, the Word of the Day Challenge is laugh, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are rainbow, serpent, cookie, and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge prompt is “You must pay attention!” Rainbow-hued skirts twirled and swayed as Darryl, The Cobra Master, played his recorder and mesmerized the serpent.  The special dancers mesmerized… Continue reading Charming

fiction

#FFFC Borg Again

  Fandango is the host of this flash fiction challenge. Fandango says: Write a relatively short flash fiction piece inspired by the photo. While there are no definitive style or word limits, I suggest trying to keep your posts to under 300 words. If this picture inspires you and you wish to participate, please write… Continue reading #FFFC Borg Again

Coloring Club · music

Coloring Club Plus — 3/18/19

  From wikipedia: Bruce Springsteen's, “Darkness on the Edge of Town” is the fourth studio album by Bruce Springsteen, released on June 2, 1978. In September 2010, a documentary film chronicling the making of Darkness was first shown at the Toronto International Film Festival. Quoting Springsteen as saying "More than rich, more than famous, more… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/18/19