What I Knew Before I Began

2019 April PAD Challenge: Day 15 For today’s prompt, write a prediction poem.


Scavengers’ Prey

2019 April PAD Challenge: Day 5 For today’s prompt, write a stolen poem.

Monet Haystacks

2019 April PAD Challenge: Day 4 For today’s prompt, pick a painter, make him or her the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. #aprpad  

Why I Stayed

PAD Day 2: Two for Tuesday! Pick one prompt or use both…your choice! Write a worst case poem. What’s the worst that could happen? Write a best case poem. Take the worst and reverse it!

High on Perfection

High on Perfection The prosodist dwells in the literary fountain, with deep-throated roars of rising anger splashing through waves of free writing, fighting against streams of consciousness reading aloud for foreign stones that trip his tingling tongue, prying corroded spondees off the pages, his mouth twisting as he spits them out with rhythmic pounding, juggling … Continue reading High on Perfection

Last of the Wild

Last of the Wild (A Tanka) The winter wolves wait. Hoping for the sleeping rain without fear or blame. From Genesis to today disappearing like frail ghosts. 2017 April PAD Challenge: Day 23