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The Circus

"The Circus", by Albina Felski Fandango's FOWC is natural, the Word of the Day Challenge is venturesome, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are clip, sparrow, acrobat , and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge phrase is “Sign here” Austin was a venturesome sort, which is was what first drew him to the circus. The famed Flying Fabios… Continue reading The Circus

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Mea-Culpa

image link Fandango's FOWC is amicable, the Word of the Day Challenge is mea-culpa, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are salon, mystery, elephant , and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge phrase is “What are they for?” Long ago, under the light of the honey moon, I lounged on a divan in The Dancing Elephant, a well-known… Continue reading Mea-Culpa

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dVerse — Villanelle — Heaven Reborn

Sansevieria in bloom, taken 2009   After getting some much-appreciated feedback, I took a look at the poem.  Here's the first revision: When sun shines, heaven is reborn. Faces turn skyward, spirits leap Warmth for living, blessings adorn Spring's voice sings through green colored horn Flora! Fauna! lilies and peeps When sun shines, heaven is… Continue reading dVerse — Villanelle — Heaven Reborn

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dVerse — quadrille — Hungry

image link Frank is the host of dVerse today. Frank says: The word for the quadrille today is “troll” or any variation or arrangement of it somehow in your poem. So. To get to the point, to participate write a 44-word quadrille using some variation of the word “troll” in the poem. Frank, I took… Continue reading dVerse — quadrille — Hungry

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X Marks the Spot — (mature audiences only)

image link Fandango's FOWC is intriguing, the Word of the Day Challenge is satisfy, Paula's 3 Things Challenge Words are insomnia, meringue, basement , and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge prompt is “X marks the spot.” Suffering with another bout of insomnia, I decided to get up and cook. Lemon meringue pie sounded so tasty and… Continue reading X Marks the Spot — (mature audiences only)

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Green Slime

https://gfycat.com/completeuncommonhamadryad   Fandango's FOWC is symptom, the Word of the Day Challenge is rest, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are stockings, radio, algae , and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge phrase is “There is nothing under your bed.” Over the long winter months, where everyone wore long johns and double sets of stockings, it got boring.… Continue reading Green Slime

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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