dverse · love · nature · pantoum · poetry

dVerse — A time to be born, and a time to die

image link Lillian is the host of dVerse today. Lillian says: Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 American Standard Version (ASV)For everything there is a season, and a time for every [a]purpose under heaven: 2 a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; 3 a… Continue reading dVerse — A time to be born, and a time to die

dverse · love · pantoum · poetry

dVerse — Pantoum — Eternal Moment

image link Update 3/3/19:  I've edited the poem.  Here is the first revision of it.  You will notice I found the druid equivalent of qi (thank you to Sabio for pointing out the "new age soup") where pronunciation is included within, and definition of the word follows, the poem. First revision: Day spent whiling away… Continue reading dVerse — Pantoum — Eternal Moment

dverse · friendship · love · poetry · quadrille

dVerse — Quadrille — Two Sips

"Soul Infusion" lithograph by Benjamin Creme Mish is the host of dVerse tonight. Mish says: It’s that time again to indulge in our very own dVerse creation, the “Quadrille”. For those of you who have not yet indulged, this is a poem of 44 words, not including the title. It must contain one given word.… Continue reading dVerse — Quadrille — Two Sips

love · mind · music · poetry · Reena's Exploration Challenge

Reena’s Exploration Challenge #75 — sapio-sexual — Unchained Melody to a Poet

Reena'sExploration Challenge today is to write to the word/picture above. If you would like to participate, Reena says: FOR THE NEW ENTRANTS There is no restriction on the format or the length of the piece. It just has to be your reflection on the prompt from the core. Write a post on your blog, and… Continue reading Reena’s Exploration Challenge #75 — sapio-sexual — Unchained Melody to a Poet

fiction · love · Mind Lovers Misery Menagerie

MLMM — Sunday Writing Prompt “Collage Prompt #44” — The Soothsayer

The quote “These mountains you are carrying, you were only supposed to climb.” Najwa Zebian mindlovemisery hosts the Sunday Writing Prompt and says: What is the underlying theme? What’s the story here? The overarching emotions? If you like you can read them like panels in a comic strip it’s up to you how your interpret… Continue reading MLMM — Sunday Writing Prompt “Collage Prompt #44” — The Soothsayer

dverse · love · poetry · quadrille

dVerse — Quadrille — Goodbye Hello

image link De Jackson, aka Whimsygizmo, is our host of dVerse this day. De says: I want you to blow some kisses into your poems today... Whatever mood or form you choose, just be sure your poem gives that Q smackeroo: precisely 44 words, not including the title, and literally containing some form of the… Continue reading dVerse — Quadrille — Goodbye Hello

Chauncey · love · remembrance

Chauncey — An introduction

You've heard me talk about my dog, Chauncey, who passed away back in 2016.  Up until recently all of my pictures of him were on another (bad) hard drive and on facebook, which I haven't gone to for at least a month and probably longer.  FB was deactivated until I could get my many pictures… Continue reading Chauncey — An introduction

love · nature · poetry · Word of the Day Challenge

Heart thaw

image link Today's Word of the Day Challenge is thawing.   Sol's beams warm Caress crystals To tears With warm beams Your smile caress My fears Tears to streams Sate river's slake Fears melt, Puddle, dissipate Burgeoned river From banks to flats My burgeoned heart Holds strong at crack Flowers sprout To herald spring Love's… Continue reading Heart thaw

Fandango's One Word Challenge (FOWC) · love · poetry · Word of the Day Challenge

Blessed Union

Pledged with this undying oath Spoken true from hearts of both Wildly improbable and sentimental Yet broken would be detrimental * Joyfully do we pledge our troth Kernel of love sprouts burgeoned growth Our meeting and falling not accidental Ordained with grace, true and gentle * The Word of the Day Challenge is oath. Fandango's… Continue reading Blessed Union