Daily Archives: July 29, 2011


Theme Thursday’s http://themethursday.blogspot.com/ prompt was, “Letter.” Try as I might, I couldn’t come up with a poem. My freewrite took off in a most peculiar direction. Dear Dad, Say, there’s something funny is going on here. Boot camp isn’t nearly … Continue reading

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Poets United’s Thursday Think Tank #59, http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/2011/07/thursday-think-tank-59-grass.html, gave us a prompt of, “Grass.” No process notes today. This one is too personal. ONLY THE GRASS by Mike Patrick The grass is uniform, mowed to perfection, leaving a field marred only … Continue reading

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Margo Roby, http://margoroby.wordpress.com/, asked that we write a list of epiphanies from our life and then write an epiphany poem from them. While I’m pretty sure my life has consisted of a chain of epiphanies, I drew a complete blank. … Continue reading

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