NaPoWriMo 7: family planning

Day 7’s prompt: Today, I’d like to challenge you to pick from two of them – the shadorma, and the Fib. I chose the Fib: 6 lines with each line containing the Fibonacci sequence of syllables — 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8 Family Planning It seems more came from last night than just us…… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 7: family planning

NaPoWriMo 5: Love (in the) Making

This prompt challenges you to find a poem, and then write a new poem that has the shape of the original, and in which every line starts with the first letter of the corresponding line in the original poem. AND has the same number of syllables in each line. WHEW! Here goes a playful one!…… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 5: Love (in the) Making

Accidentally Great

All sorrows can be borne if you put them in a story or tell a story about them.Isak Dinesen During my creative sabbatical from ages 27 – 35, I forgot the rhythm of my own creation. I ignored inspiration for logic, and got caught like an unsuspecting deer in the headlights of “success” as defined…… Continue reading Accidentally Great