Monthly Archives: April 2022

Appalachia in Spring

Poets and Storytellers Posted by Rosemary Nissen-Wade  “My Landscape” Nestled in WV within the Appalachian range under the gentle gaze of East River Mountain, I watch fluffy clouds glide over its crest. This is spring and I can see multi-shades of … Continue reading

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All’s Well That Ends Well

dverse Poetics: Homage to The Bard – Prompt Posted by IngridA Golden Shovel – “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” I once thought lovea reliable thing, all in all a loyalty, a trust,  a mutual entanglement, aye, alasting thing meted … Continue reading

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Stucco-ed and Painted Perfection

Twiglets – Cracked Stucco She puts it on with a trowelthen smooths it out like plasteradds contours, colors, concealers,darkens her brows, lines her eyes,thickens and lengthens thin lashes reshapes her mouth with sexy redand then gets Botox so nothing cracksShe … Continue reading

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Haibun – Bird Song

dverse-Poets Pub Haibun Monday You know what I miss? I miss the birds singing in early morning before I’m even out of bed. But my aging ears don’t hear as well as once they did and I miss waking up … Continue reading

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My Prayer of Self

Poets and Storytellers United “Write Your Medicine” A repeat of an old poem I exist, but more than that, I have a purpose and people who love me, need me. I desire, for myself and those I love, contentment, spiritual … Continue reading

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A World of Words

Twiglets so much depends uponresponsibility that hangs heavy on the shoulders of the earth and on the people thereof. So much depends on little things, like a red wheel barrowor promises, vows, treaties, contracts, pacts, a shake of hands… and … Continue reading

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To Kitty Russell and all the Reds

Twiglets – prompt phrase Red Brick It’s called attitudeshe has it to the fullfrom her walk to her smileto her words, no bull,it’s all fun and gamestill you step out of lineshe hits like a brickshe isn’t sublime. (Kitty Russell … Continue reading

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Across the Sky

Twiglets “A twiglet’s aim is to “prompt” a thought.”   Greening is the grassand daffodils raise their headsdandelions dot the greenin deeper shades of suneverywhere I looksigns of spring appearbut across that placid skythere is a land of pain.Just a … Continue reading

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