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What do you see? #1 — She Soars

For long she swam in pools of jade But now her wings soar lilac skies Twixt earth and sky in orange brocade For long she swam in pools of jade In shadows waits; she's heaven-made Transform from sleep! Awake! Arise! For long she swam in pools of jade But now her wings soar lilac skies!… Continue reading What do you see? #1 — She Soars

dverse · fauna · nature · triolet

dVerse — quadrille — Waiting Birds Begin to Rise

image link Merril is the host of dVerse today. Merril says: *Write a poem, of any style in 44 words, not including the title. Include the word or derivative of the word, “rise”. My offering today is a quadrille in triolet form. Waiting Birds Rise As northern air grows warm, Waiting birds begin to rise.… Continue reading dVerse — quadrille — Waiting Birds Begin to Rise

Fandango's One Word Challenge (FOWC) · poetry · triolet

FOWC — Forgive

image link Fandango's FOWC is forgive. Today's offering is in the form of a triolet.   Forgive Hearts shall lighten with forgiveness Burdens gone, shall weigh down no more Shift to wrongdoer; divest Hearts shall lighten with forgiveness Lightened soul, with wings, soars fearless Cosmic balance shifts, evens the score Hearts shall lighten with forgiveness… Continue reading FOWC — Forgive

nature · poetry · triolet · Word of the Day Challenge

Triolet to Winter Solstice

image link from today's The New York Post The Word of the Day Challenge is wonder. Today's offering is a triolet to honor the Winter Solstice coming up tomorrow.  Per The New York Post, this one will have both a full moon and a meteor shower.  How's that for doing it up right.  Thank you… Continue reading Triolet to Winter Solstice