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Micro-Season Haiku

Hi, this week in his blog https://naturalistweekly.com/2022/11/25/micro-season-the-rainbow-hides-unseen-2022/ Mark informs us we have entered the micro-season of “The Rainbow Hides Unseen”. This is the first micro-season of the mini-season Minor Snow. Mark invites us to write a haiku or senryu that references rainbows of any season. This one is my penultimate haiku for my NaNoBloMo, thanksContinue reading “Micro-Season Haiku”

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Prompt of the Week

Hi, Lady Jabberwocky’s prompt for this week is to write a poem or piece of prose with a ‘farm’, as the setting: https://ladyjabberwocky.com/2022/11/28/prompt-of-the-week-farm-living-in-the-countryside/ , my poem is entitled ‘on the fence’. Thanks for looking 🙂 https://ko-fi.com/aj335577

Friday Fictioneers

Hi, its Friday once more and time for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers – https://rochellewisoff.com/2022/11/23/25-november-2022 , the inspiration for my piece of flash fiction below, is from the beautiful photo above from Sandra :). Here is my piece of flash in 100 words ‘On the Jurassic Coast’ .

The Grasshopper Sings

Hi in Mark’s blog Naturalist Weekly he notes we have now entered the micro-season of “The Grasshopper Sings”. https://naturalistweekly.com/2022/10/21/micro-season-the-grasshopper-sings-2022/. This is the third micro-season of the mini-season of Cold Dew, Mark invites us to write a haiku or senryu that references grasshoppers or crickets singing. Here is mine, thanks for looking: https://ko-fi.com/aj335577

“The Geese Arrive”

In Marks post (https://naturalistweekly.com/2022/10/08/micro-season-the-geese-arrive/) he discloses that we have entered the micro-season of “The Geese Arrive”. This is the first micro-season of the mini-season of Cold Dew: The Geese Arrive (Oct 08 – Oct 12; The Chrysanthemum Flowers (Oct 13 – Oct 17) and The Grasshopper Sings (Oct 18 – Oct 22) This week MarkContinue reading ““The Geese Arrive””

Jay’s Way

Hi, sad that this is the last in the series for me of murisopsis’s poetry forms from, ‘My Name scavenger hunt’, see link: https://murisopsis.wordpress.com/2022/08/31/looking-at-names/, I have had a go at them all. The final poetic form is Jay’s Way, created by Chazz Combs, it has a syllable Count: 3-7-11-9-5-3-3-5-9-11-7-3 with rhyme of: a-b-b-c-c-d-d-e-e-f-f-a. Thanks forContinue reading “Jay’s Way”

Bryant

Hi, again I am taking on one of murisopsis’s poetry forms from, ‘My Name scavenger hunt’, see link: https://murisopsis.wordpress.com/2022/08/31/looking-at-names/ This is the penultimate one for me, the Bryant, in 1977 Viola Berg described the Bryant, as observations of nature as metaphor for the social and political world around us. This stanzaic form is patterned afterContinue reading “Bryant”