Archive for the ‘2017’ Category

Haiku to you Thursday: “Turkey”

Pieces of eaten bird. / Crumbs of rolls and pumpkin pie. / Second coming scouts.

November 23, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Haiku to you Thursday: “Costumed”

Layers of delight / costumed deeply in longing. / Bright, your fetching smile.

October 26, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Haiku to you Thursday: “Fall wind”

The wind and the truth / whirl with autumn’s brittle edge. / Leaves and love are brown.

October 19, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Photo finish Friday: “Nobody told me”

October 13, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Haiku to you Thursday: “Honk, if you”

Honk if you love _____ / echoes the faded, empty / bumper sticker heart.

October 12, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Monday morning writing joke: “The final frontier”

Two writers are working in a room. The would-be mystery writer keeps scratching her head and staring at her screen as she decides what should happen next. The struggling science fiction writer repeatedly strikes his computer keyboard with his thumb. Finally, she looks up and asks: “What are you doing?” “I keep hitting the space […]

October 9, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Photo finish Friday: “Making the cut”

Diana had never liked banana bread. Hated it, actually. But there lay four loaves on the cooling wire. Thomas, her out-of-work husband, had made it. He had sent her a text saying he had a surprise for her. Well, she had a surprise for him. Eleven years of marriage and the damn fool didn’t know […]

October 6, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Haiku to you Thursday: “Puddles”

Puddles in the rain. / Transitory friendships. / Earth absorbs them all.

October 5, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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Writing tip Wednesday: “Humor Poetry Contest”

Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest (no fee) Ends on April 1, 2018 Submit one humor poem, up to 250 lines. First prize of $1,000 and second prize of $250. Ten Honorable Mentions will receive $100 each. The top 12 entries will be published online. There is no fee to enter. Judge: Jendi Reiter, assisted by Lauren […]

October 4, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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cARtOONSdAY: “rE-nEW”

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October 3, 2017 · admin · No Comments
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