Category Archives: 17 – syllable Haiku/Senryu

Sacrifice

  Daylight wanes as moon rises, mother offers her child last crumb of bread   This is written in the style of “American Sentences”; a poetic form developed by Allen Ginsberg in the mid-1980′s as a response to the haiku.   … Continue reading

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Rooting Camillias

Also Small Stone – Day 20 Carpe Diem’s current and 9th episode of “Little Ones” is challenging us to write “American Sentences”.  This is a poetic form developed by Allen Ginsberg in the mid-1980′s as a response to the haiku.  … Continue reading

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American Sentences

I’m too late for linking but I was intrigued by the d’Verse Poets prompt on an “American Sentence” a poem in 17 syllables.  American haiku were invented by Allen Ginsberg, an American poet and one of the leading figures of … Continue reading

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Dance with Angels

Veiled midst of light and grey Battle for lives and souls Dance with the angels ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011

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Tired Beliefs

Held beliefs tired and worn Time to say goodbye Inspiration snap ______________________________________________ Image Credit © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012

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Reminiscence

Smell flowers sweet bouquets … Hear Hummingbird’s song … Colored chalk for hopscotch … ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012 Note: This is a scheduled automatic post. I am away from … Continue reading

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Patty Cake ~ Baker’s Man

Patty Cake Patty Cake Baker’s Man Glide with Alice in Wonderland ______________________________________________ (repost) © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011    

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Seek Connections

Seek connections Rather than differences Swathe in Source’s whisper ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”,  2011 Prompt: Whisper

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Dance with the Angels

  Veiled midst of light and grey Battle for lives and souls Dance with the angels ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011

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Ditties

More month than money Bills and food shopping due now Hmmm, where is Scarlett? >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> No time for chores Sufficient time for pleasures Procrastination?? Not!!!! <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<     Wednesday ditties speak the truth, Practice hard not to change it, Fun … Continue reading

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Songs Never Sung

    Silence: Words not spoken, Songs never sung Unfettered, fly to the light   Dedicated to my older brother! ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011

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Brushes Jump!

    Watercolor, acrylics, oils Mediums so diverse Brushes jump __________________________________________________    I accept with honor this award from Promising Poets’ Poetry Cafe for my entry, Pervasive Nature, in the Thursday Poet’s Rally, week 45. I would like to nominate – Old Raven … Continue reading

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