Three-Day Coffee Cinquain Challenge — Day 1

I decided it’s time I wrote about coffee again, and I like to challenge myself to write about a common topic in an uncommon way. So I’ve decided to close out January with a 3-day challenge to myself to write a brand new coffee cinquain for the last 3 days of the month. And ifContinue reading “Three-Day Coffee Cinquain Challenge — Day 1”

Poet on the Loose – 12/8/13 – anything goes

Welcome to the second installment of “Poet On The Loose” poetry writing challenge. This time around, anything goes: You can write a poem with meter and rhyme, a poem with rhyme but no meter, a poem with meter but no rhyme, or free verse. Take your pick – or try all of the forms. BasicsContinue reading “Poet on the Loose – 12/8/13 – anything goes”

Wishin’ — My Take on the ‘Poet On The Loose’ Poetry Challenge

Here’s my first attempt at meeting my own poetry challenge. Hopefully, before the week is up, I can come up with something a little more substantial. But, if not, at least I made sure it has meter and rhyme. Wishin’ Just sittin’ here awishin’ That I could go fishin’; That way I’d be missin’ Doin’Continue reading “Wishin’ — My Take on the ‘Poet On The Loose’ Poetry Challenge”

Poet On The Loose: Poetry Challenge 11/14/13

Hey, I’m in the mood for some fun today, so I’m issuing a new poetry challenge. The picture below is of a stained glass creation by a very dear friend of mine, Dorothy Mercer, who is now 92 years old. She has led a most interesting and happy life, traveling the world and serving herContinue reading “Poet On The Loose: Poetry Challenge 11/14/13”