The prompt words for my Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge are charm and time, from which to find your synonyms. For charm, I'm using sorcery, and for time, I'm using spells. The Fairy Witches Ancient sorcery - spells shared to nourish others, a benevolence toward well being, not gain my love shared, rewards received. © … Continue reading “The Fairy Witches,” A #Tanka
I love Ben the dog’s poetry and was thrilled to find that his favorite thing to do last week was to write a poem for my Tanka Tuesday Challenge. That, Ben. He’s a darling. ❤
how lovely of you to visit me, thank you. This is a snap shot of my world in response to the questions posed in Cee’s weekly ‘Share Your World
What is your favorite color of hair? You can name your hair color or a color that you just like.
I’m a tri coloured Border Collie, mostly dark brown, which is a bit difficult to work with. However, I’ve got a streak of white running down my nose and I wondered about a bit of purple and orange, for a punk dog effect. What do you think, would it suit me?
My person is getting more and more grey but I’m not sure I’m allowed to tell you that. I hope I don’t go…
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WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. We're … Continue reading Colleen’s 2018 #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 77: CHARM & TIME, #SnyonymsOnly
Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge Recap. Last week's words "joy and fury," are opposites. Michael Lydon shares: "Bringing words of opposite meaning close together is one of writing's most ancient devices, called oxymoron when the opposites abut—as they do in "oxymoron": its Greek roots, oxys/moros, mean "sharp/dull"; and antithesiswhen close in balanced phrases like Catullus's "Odi et amo—I … Continue reading #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 76 Recap, “Joy & Fury”
Some of the stories we consider to be myths are actually steeped in ancient beliefs. The tree of life appears in most major religions and its symbolism is recognized around the world. "The Celtic Tree of Life served as a portal to invisible worlds and became a source of sacred knowledge, guarded by the most … Continue reading Celtic Tree Of Life – Portal To Invisible Worlds And Source Of Sacred Knowledge | Ancient Pages
ARE YOU BURIED BY SNOW DRIFTS? I've got a remedy for that! Meet my friend, and author, Effrosyni Moschoudi. She has a special promotion running on a selection of her books from March 21-25, 2018! Effrosyni Moschoudi was born and raised in Athens, Greece. As a child, she loved to sit alone in her garden scribbling … Continue reading Weather Got You Down? Your Greek Holiday Starts TODAY!
Title: Quill & Ink - Inspirational, Motivational and Creative Writings Amazon Author Page: Deborah A. Bowman Publication Date: November 22, 2015 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Spiritual Growth, Ancient Classical & Medieval Goodreads https://read.amazon.com/kp/card?asin=B018F05SU8&preview=inline&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_.LzPAbAVWB1AV IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: Are you a creative person who loves the paranormal; The Spiritual Universe; ancient myths and legends; fantasy; and the healing, playful … Continue reading Colleen’s 2018 Book Reviews: “Quill & Ink – Inspirational, Motivational and Creative Writings,” by Deborah A. Bowman
March 16, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about carrot cake. It can be classic or unusual. Why is there cake? How does it feature in the story? Go where the prompt leads. Respond by March 20, 2018, to be included in the compilation (published March 21). Rules are here. All writers … Continue reading A Mother Always Knows – Flash Fiction