Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Theme Prompt, No. 179: Shakespeare Quote

HAPPY JUNE! The use of Mr. Linky has made finding the poems easier. Don’t forget to look for the linkup at the bottom of each challenge post. Make sure to add the URL of your published post. Now, you can go back to the challenge post, click on Mr. Linky and see all the other … Read more Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Theme Prompt, No. 179: Shakespeare Quote

The Open Secret, #FlashFiction

The May 28, 2020, Carrot Ranch Literary Community prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story using two words that contradict. Examples include champagne and hard-rock; rosemary and sewage; duck down and firecrackers; sleep and square-dancing. Use one of these or make up your own. Go where the prompt leads! Respond by … Read more The Open Secret, #FlashFiction

#Fairy #Tarot #Friday ~ May 29, 2020

Welcome to Fairy Tarot Friday. Each Friday I’ll share a card from the Fairy Tarot deck by Doreen Virtue & Radleigh Valentine, featuring an uplifting message from the fey. I’ll also include a bit of syllabic poetry inspired by the card reading. The Major Arcana contains 22 cards that describe major events and turning points in our … Read more #Fairy #Tarot #Friday ~ May 29, 2020

Fairy Lore and the Plant Kingdom | Coby Michael Ward

Here’s an interesting article about how the plant kingdom and fairy lore interconnect. The Yeats poem below shows the intersection. Clearly, the natural world and that of the fairy world intersect in magical ways. Finding those connections are the most meaningful. Think of all the poetry we could write. Enjoy the read. ~Colleen~ READ: The … Read more Fairy Lore and the Plant Kingdom | Coby Michael Ward

The Goddess, Freyja – A #Tanka

Merril D. Smith shared a quote from William Shakespeare and The Merchant of Venice, for this week’s poetry challenge. “How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.” ― William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice We’ve had a few big happenings in our little house in the desert. … Read more The Goddess, Freyja – A #Tanka

COLLEEN’S 2020 #BOOK #REVIEWS – “Brides of Legend: A Medieval Romance Collection,” BY AUTHOR, Kathryn Le Veque @KathrynLeVeque

Featuring Your Next Weekend Read! About this Book Get ready to binge read! Five full-length, quality Medieval Romances from USA Today Bestselling author Kathryn Le Veque, including her bestselling, award-nominated novel BEAST. Over a thousand pages of Medieval Pageantry written by a critically acclaimed author – purchase this limited edition set or read for free … Read more COLLEEN’S 2020 #BOOK #REVIEWS – “Brides of Legend: A Medieval Romance Collection,” BY AUTHOR, Kathryn Le Veque @KathrynLeVeque

Who is Word Craft ~ Prose & Poetry?

I’ve been missing my friends at Carrot Ranch, so when D. Avery, suggested we define our blog’s purpose, I considered it a worthy goal. What a brilliant idea! Okay, here we go: “Yep. Folks, try defining yer blog’s purpose in 99 words; focus that statement even more in 59 words; then hook us with 9 … Read more Who is Word Craft ~ Prose & Poetry?

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 179, #ThemePrompt

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! It’s the fourth week of the month! Are you ready for a theme prompt? Merril D. Smith from last month’s challenge selected a special theme: This week’s theme is: “How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.” ― William Shakespeare, The Merchant … Read more Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 179, #ThemePrompt

Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | #PhotoPrompt: Frank Tassone

When Vashti Vega sent in the photo of the crocodile for this week’s challenge. I really got excited. There was so much atmosphere to infer from the photo. I had no way of knowing what you all would come up with. I was totally blown away by your creativity and the depth of meaning shared … Read more Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | #PhotoPrompt: Frank Tassone

“Crocodile Spirit Animal,” Traditional Tanka

Vashti Vega selected an amazing photo this week. I received plenty of vibes from this crocodile. How about you? Did you check out the poetry challenge for this week? Click the link and JOIN IN! “Crocodile Spirit Animal,” Traditional Tanka crocodile totema force to be reckoned withkeeper of secrets steward of ancient knowledge ready to gain new … Read more “Crocodile Spirit Animal,” Traditional Tanka

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