Day 9 Insanity

a world torn apart by ignorance and indiscriminate bloodshed  incapable to accept the diverse nature of our humanity. obsessive greed, maniacal, intense, hate. The challenge today was write a nonet. A nonet is a syllabic poem where, in this case, is made up of 9 lines. The first line has 9 syllables, the second 8,… Continue reading Day 9 Insanity

Day 8

My Other Self I’m split in two, an innie an outie and lost somewhere in between. By outward appearances, I embrace the world, caring, supportive and helpful. The outie in me projects a truthful nature open and true to life. A contagious chuckle, a dry wit and a glass half full kinda gal. A true… Continue reading Day 8

Nothing better than…

There’s nothing better than… … … …spending time with a stranger, sharing the intimate bits and pieces of lives gone awry. The camaraderie of struggles similar yet worlds apart. There’s nothing better than … … … …understanding the physical pain and mental anguish of waking in unfamiliar surroundings, bruised and battered, aching and sore. The… Continue reading Nothing better than…

Day 4

Today’s prompt…write a poem . . . in the form of a poetry prompt. Tell Me a Story tell me about life, yours. speak of what you’ve done, your challenges. tell me of your hopes and wishes, your dreams. share with me the worst day ever, your nightmares. tell us about freedom, yours. speak of… Continue reading Day 4

Heart’s Blood

{NaPoWriMo April 2022} Poem No. 1 THE beat goes on … thump…thump…thump, expanding and contracting, forcing oxygen through the tiny tubes winding throughout within its protective cage. Twisting, turning, curving in … curving out … about the cogs of finely oiled parts—greasing the wheels. THE core of intricate parts, the centre of the whole. WITHOUT… Continue reading Heart’s Blood