NaPoWriMo 10: untitled

Today, I chose to go prompt-free and share a bit of a work in progress. Enjoy. untitled here I stand, dumb founded a million infinitesimal possibilities swirling about me custom confetti tossed haphazardly masquerading as a long winter’s last snow fall wanting nothing more than to feel in its entirety the burning intensity of my…… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 10: untitled

NaPoWriMo 11: for mama morrison

I’ve missed a few days, but I’m BACK! Here’s today’s prompt: Today, I’d like to challenge you to write a two-part poem, in the form of an exchange of letters. The first stanza (or part) should be in the form of a letter that you write either to yourself or to a famous fictional or…… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 11: for mama morrison

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 6: the inheritance

Day 6’s prompt is as follows: Go to a book you love. Find a short line that strikes you. Make that line the title of your poem. Write a poem inspired by the line. Then, after you’ve finished, change the title completely. Here goes! the inheritance here, take this, he said. unfolding my fingers palm…… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 6: the inheritance

NaPoWriMo 4: obviously

Today’s prompt: write about an image from Liminal Spaces. Here’s my chosen image: obviously people often ask why she keeps secrets tucked like used tissues in a jean pocket daring anyone to touch them without asking permission. she never replies. simply stares blankly mascara-streaked cheeks telling a story that cannot be heard by anyone who…… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 4: obviously