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BP: The Moons of Autumn (Syllabic Poetry)

Recently the inaugural issue of Word Weavings, a new journal of syllabic poetry, was published by Colleen M. Chesebro and Jules Paige (nom de plume). It is The Moons of Autumn and contains various syllabic poetry forms including haiku, tanka, … Continue reading

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Aloysius Saves the Day: 99-word Flash Fiction

This week over at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com), the Wranglers as Charli Mills calls the writers there were given a prompt to write about whispers, whether creepy or otherwise in 99 words (no more, no less). The following is this pedometer … Continue reading

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BP: Failed Haiku #70

This pedometer geek writer submitted haiku and senryu to a few journals in September. Per usual, there were one or two rejections, but for the most part, this writer was pleasantly surprised to have had several poems selected.   One … Continue reading

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In the Clover: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week over at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ), the prompt was to write a 99 word (no more, no less) using the phrase “over the water.” The following is the pedometer geek writer’s take on the prompt: In the … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding Peace and Contemplation

…in worn, imperfect, transient things (a rusty hitching post). This week at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, the photo prompt was that of an old hitching post in the shape of an S and its shadow on the … Continue reading

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Racing the Horse: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

Nothing like the last minute for this 99 word (no more, no less) flash fiction based on the prompt from http://www.carrotranch.com, which was to write about a Big Black Horse. This pedometer geek writer has only rudimentary knowledge about horses, … Continue reading

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GBBS: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week over at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ), the prompt was to write a story about a cooking show in 99 words (no more, no less), and to go where the prompt took you. As a general rule, this … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue (Contemplating Old Wagons, Etc.)

This week at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, the photo prompt was that of an old broken down wagon covered with vines; however, it wasn’t mandatory to use that particular image. Marietta McGregor, who is the column’s guest … Continue reading

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Indigo Wings (When Pigs Fly): 99-word Flash Fiction

This week Charli Mills of Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) set the prompt as follows: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about a flight of pigs. It can be farm or fantasy-related. The idea can be … Continue reading

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Haiku Dialogue: Finding Peace and Contemplation…

…in a forest. This week’s Haiku Dialogue column at the Haiku Foundation https://www.thehaikufoundation.org was to write haiku about spending time in a forest. The editor, Marietta McGregor chose haiku from a global community of poets. From every continent except Antarctica, … Continue reading

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