Tag Archives: National Poetry Writing Month

Isn’t National Poetry Month Over?

It is, but so what.  You like poetry or you don’t.  Even if you don’t, you can probably admit that there has been at least one poem in your life that you enjoyed.  As an example, I love John Keats … Continue reading

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Couplets: a multi-author poetry blog tour — Angie Werren

Angie Werren says that she “lives and writes poetry in a tiny house.  She (sometimes) stands in the rain with a dishtowel on her camera.” For me, she is one of the delightful discoveries (and an even better friend) one makes … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month — Haiku

not good enough cardinal in reflection ——————————————————————————————————- Every day this week a female cardinal has come to our bay window and flown against it.  She’s flies off to sing, returns and flies at the window again.  This is right beside … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month — National Haiku Poetry Day

For me today is the gem in the crown of poetry days.  It is National Haiku Poetry Day.  I’m sure you can find haiku all over the web today, but in the “Mostly Haiku” section of my sideboard are many … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month — An Unexpected Poetry Idea

Every once in a while, maybe more often if you’re lucky, you get a comment that sparks the imagination.  I got one of those today from Rick Daddario of A 19 Plants Art Blog 2010/2012. Below is the comment in … Continue reading

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