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Another poetry form I attempted…Rondeau


Another form of poetry to try out, on this sleepless night when I’m still up at an ungodly hour. A Rondeau is a French form of poetry that consists of 15 lines in 3 stanzas…a quintet, a quatrain, and a … Continue reading

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I Spy a Tie Dye


I have accepted a challenge from myself this time, to try some different kinds of poetry.  Thanks to http://rebelcoyote.wordpress.com/ for the link showing different forms of poetry and how to do each.  Should be lots of fun!! 🙂 And here’s … Continue reading

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Woman in Red – Challenge #5 (For Marilyn)


I had to do some thinking about this challenge, which was to write about someone who lived in the past that I would like to meet.  My first thought was the Apostle Paul.  I’ve always loved reading his letters in … Continue reading

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A Son to His Mother – Challenge 3 (For Chris)


A Son to His Mother by Anne Sikes   I remember well when you were born … an ordinary day. I set out for the hospital I didn’t expect to stay. Before the helicopter ride, The pains had well begun. … Continue reading

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Facades – Challenge #2 (For Skye)


Facades by Anne Sikes I saw her smile a crooked smile as she so often did Her voice was bubbly, laughter wild The sadness inside, hid. I had to look behind the face She wanted to appear I had to … Continue reading

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Challenge me


  I’ve been rather consumed lately with my problems, concerns in life, etc., as you’ve noticed I’m sure.  So I thought I’d ask you all to do me a favor and help me get my mind off all of that.  … Continue reading

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