Empty road a view of peak foliage no one sees For Toads’ Artistic Interpretations with Margaret Advertisements
Victoria over at dVerse invites us to find poetry through the erasure of lines from a larger text. I go big with this excerpt from Basho: The glory of three generations of Fujiwara vanished in the space of a dream; the remains of the Great Gate stood two […]
The Journey Begins “A journey of a thousand miles begins with the single step,” said Lao Tzu. But he’s dead. This journey ahead frightens me to my core. Twisting crags, breakneck switchbacks and a legion of thorns and brambles lay on the path. I shudder at every letter […]
Kiwinana’s Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge 68 invites us to write tanka featuring the words medals and memories. Marion Month Miraculous medals shine in the dawn’s first light So many memories of vigils never made UPDATE: also for Real Toads Tuesday Platform!
Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge poses the prompts “Eerie” and “Costume.” So appropriate, with Halloween around the corner. See if you can guess which short story inspired this tanka: Eerie moonlit mist guest in a red death costume at the masquerade how many tomorrows will come before the […]