https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2020/12/31/turn/ Sextet: Return The Melody ArtyBee53 (ChelleBee53) Summary: A poem I wrote many years ago, inspired in part by a true incident, and in part by "Thirteen Ways Of Looking At A Blackbird" by Wallace Stevens. 1 "Ode To Joy" playing.Birds outside my windowreturn the melody. 2 How much has art owed to joy,how much … Continue reading A Poem I Wrote Some Time Ago
Grammar Made Simple If I say, “They invited my friend and I,”Will it make my English teachers cry?If I say, “They invited my friend and myself,”Do I need the grammar textbook on the shelf?Or would the proper expression be,“They invited my friend and me?”I’ll simplify things. I’ll stop all the fuss,And just say, “They invited … Continue reading Old Post With Old Prompt
https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2020/11/01/rdp-sunday-spoon/Back when I was in 10th grade, our English teacher asked us to come up with a poem built on the "June, spoon, moon" rhymes.Never before, and never since, did I come up with a rhyme so quickly; my hand shot up almost immediately."Already?" the teacher asked. "Let's hear it." And here is the verse: … Continue reading Impromptu Verse
https://fivedotoh.com/2020/10/17/fowc-with-fandango-ponder/ https://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2020/10/17/rdp-saturday-divine/https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/10/17/your-daily-word-prompt-duress-ydwordprompt-October-17-2 No duress, just something to ponder.Can you divine the answer to this riddleI wrote a few years ago? Shirley loved her man,she surely loved her man.I wonder if you canguess the name of her man.
FOWC with Fandango — Labyrinthhttps://ragtagcommunity.wordpress.com/2020/10/15/ragtag-daily-prompt-thursday-down-the-line/https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/10/15/your-daily-word-prompt-discern-ydwordprompt-October-15-2020/ This is an attempt to go back, so to speak, and writethe kind of poem I wrote when I was around eleven. UNSOLVED Looking back to my childhood days,when I couldn't solve a labyrinth, aka maze,I remember I never could discernwhen to go straight and when to turn.Should I move up … Continue reading Unsolved: A Rhyme