NaPoWriMo – Day 6 – ‘Cutting It Close’

    Tongue in cheek, everyone. I know it isn’t quite playing by the rules, but when you’re out of time, you have to ad lib.     CUTTING IT CLOSE   If I don’t write a poem today, ’twill be a pity. But I’m so tired and worn it’s hard to think. Perhaps ifContinue reading “NaPoWriMo – Day 6 – ‘Cutting It Close’”

NaPoWriMo – Day 5 — ‘Hideaway’

  Well, I missed writing a poem for Day 4 of NaPoWriMo, but I just can’t get everything into the same 24 hours. However, I have one for Day 5. You will find it below the picture. Give me a private hideaway, Where quiet is amplified, No harsh intrusions of busy worlds, Just nature, satisfied.Continue reading “NaPoWriMo – Day 5 — ‘Hideaway’”

NaPoWriMo – Day 3 — The Flood

  We are now to Day 3 of NaPoWriMo, and since our hostess insists that the prompts on the host site are completely optional — and that we are free to write any poem we choose — I have taken the liberty again today to write a poem that I had in my heart.  WeContinue reading “NaPoWriMo – Day 3 — The Flood”

NaPoWriMo – Day 2 — The Locket

Day # 2 of NaPoWriMo gave us a prompt that called for a poem based on a myth. But I just couldn’t seem to get my muse in gear for anything mythical, so I hunted up a part of a poem that I started writing almost a year ago. For some reason, I just neverContinue reading “NaPoWriMo – Day 2 — The Locket”

NaPoWriMo – Day 1 – Contemplations on “The Last Supper”

This piece is part of my involvement with NaPoWriMo.  The site suggested a prompt for the very early hours of April 1st, aimed at those poets who live in countries where the day began many hours before it did for the hostess of the site.  I liked that prompt, so I decided to use itContinue reading “NaPoWriMo – Day 1 – Contemplations on “The Last Supper””