Yeah Write #103: Palpitation ( #amwriting #flashfiction #poetry)
Phantom fingers slide and gooseflesh rises As static hairs stand stiff — sizzling in sync. Limbs quiver, lips stick; a whimper reprises. Pulse quickens, mouth dry, panic on a brink. … Continue reading
Yeah Write #95: Life, Struck ( #amwriting #flashfiction )
9 An Erasure Poem — Excerpt from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson: The Black Spot Life, Struck Plainly hunched, tattered deformed. My life, a dreadful-looking figure. … Continue reading
Yeah Write #48: Cold ( #flashfiction )
The sky is scarlet blinding on white ice casting shadows on the sparrow. Feathers plume on the sparrow. The holly, with berries scarlet, shimmers under ice. Warmth compels the ice … Continue reading
Yeah Write #39: The Lunar Calendar (#flashfiction)
It doesn’t make any sense the calendar we all use. Days of the week never sure; names of the months all askew. Three six five split evenly; twenty-eight days … Continue reading
Yeah Write #34: Velvet (#haiku #amwritingpoetry)
Pocks mark the green moss; Bark rended from the trees hangs where a young buck rubbed.
Yeah Write #31: Seasons Lament (#Haiku #amwritingpoetry)
I so long await for the splashing springtime rain then lament the wet.
Blog Swap #1: Writing Blog Link Party (#amwriting #writingtips)
I am adding something new to this blog. A link exchange party! Please add your Writing Blog or your Favorite Writing Blog within the category fiction, poetry, or writing tips … Continue reading
Poems Not Prose #6: Writer’s Tug of War (A Haiku – #amwritingpoetry)
I type a story, to lose yourself in its plot. In a file, it sits.
Yeah Write #6: How The Rains Came (A Tritina)
YeahWrite.Me tritina with the theme “myths” How Rains Came Once afar, in a land away, cattle lowed and grunted and bellowed deep in a Summer haze that caused the plains … Continue reading
Poems Not Prose #5: Poetic Probability (A Haiku)
A poet? Not I. I fling word coins on a page and one nickel stands.
Writing on the Fly #6: Silent Promise (A Tritina)
YeahWrite.Me has a new post on the trinita. Another poem style I have never heard of or done. I decided to use one of the word groups provided. From the … Continue reading
Poems Not Prose #4: Heartsong (A Ghazal)
Yeahwrite.me had a prompt about writing a ghazal. I’ve never done one before, so I thought I would try my hand at it. What does it feel like to … Continue reading
Writing on the Fly #3: Neuron Dance (A Haiku)
In my head words live. Neurons fire chemical pens. I dream; stories wake.
Yeah Write #1: Moonshine240 Weekend Writing Showcase
Writer’s Dilemma My writer stalks me Buzzes in my ear When I am busy Sits upon my lap When I eat dinner Complains in the car When I drive to … Continue reading
The Daily Prompt #12: We Can Be Taught
From: The Daily Prompt The Prompt: What makes a teacher great? A Response that was a First Click: Nerdy Woman A Response that was a Last Click: Musical Chairs A … Continue reading
Picture This Picture That #14: Daily Life in A New England Autumn
Sometimes when you live in a place all your life you don’t understand why it is that people come from all over the world just to see what has become … Continue reading