“The Garden Wizard”

“The Garden Wizard” Stirs my garden elf… from bud to violets-bold Bromeliads now bloom whom in my mother’s day, they grow mid-air! Now daisy’s gold ooze up from dampened earth grateful for the share! A wondrous magic , soon from natures mystic gloom.   I rescued bromeliads from a neighbor who moved and left the…

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Wintry Haiku

Wintry Haiku One, last, drop of ice slips the fingertips of roof falls to nothingness. Frozen Tanka One, last, hushed, droplet… Surrenders its final breath, Ice crystals melted… Mutterings of winged things Push pale winter into spring.

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“A 1940’s Christmas”

“A 1940’s Christmas”   Green fir arms dressed in red crepe circles; taped. Thread the popcorn, nestled close. Sprinkle limbs with silvered swirls: icicles. Christmas eve metamorphose.   (Few on this site were even BORN when I was decorating this tree ) A  Le Sizain Hétérométrique Poem. The poem consists of 6 lines only. The…

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The Angel in the Cobweb

There are so many amazing Yiddish words that found their way into the English language, and we thought it would be great to highlight one.  To find one with a third definition, however, was not so easy.  We thought all was lost until we stumbled upon this gem.tush – See more at: http://www.trifectawritingchallenge.com/#sthash.9NAHOSQf.dpuf There are…

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