Empty Gesture – Poem by Robin Harrison

Empty Gesture – Poem by Robin Harrison smooth and soft those little fingers that wrap around my soul to float the way she says the words just linger in a crowded mind like a fastened bind you brush along always rushing i am sitting strong almost crushing with little riddles that ride your eye and…

Is support for this Daily Prompt site an empty gesture?

Please aim to try harder Do not exempt or tempt me I am running more empty War game is not drawn For I’m not lame pawn Let a better attempt see Alan Grace 21 June 2018 Jun 22 Empty Is support for this Daily Prompt site an empty gesture? Thank you for showing support for…

Empty

Originally posted on Heart Breathings:
she had always felt different, separate, other, scalene in a world of equilateral no matter how close she got, there was always distance, a gap unable to be filled, an aloneness that permeated every relationship, leaving her empty and that emptiness was a bullet she could never dislodge -art by…

Empty Spaces

Originally posted on MY VALIANT SOUL:
My motif heart breaks like a pool of ugliness, Last night’s love, now a vintage memory how you mock my love, irritates me. i revolve like an Earth, sticking to the mollusc and petunias and i fall. fall like a group of galaxy wild animals biting my skin and…

COVID Odyssey: Matariki, Maori New Year ~ New Dawning

COVID Matariki Matariki day morning Sun and the new year dawning An R-zero of six May I throw in the mix Six times more passings mourning Alan Grace 17 July 2020 Many in New Zealand are currently celebrating Matariki, the Maori New Year. See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matariki https://www.kiwifamilies.co.nz/articles/matariki-maori-new-year/ https://www.tepapa.govt.nz/discover-collections/read-watch-play/maori/matariki-maori-new-year/what-matariki Sadly no-one from New Zealand appears to have…

Bye for now. 600th post- Don’t sit on the fence II

Don’t sit on the fence II No laws prompt flaws in my defence Because mostly it’s common sense Lord say that I should Pause posts not for good Sorry, pray not to cause offense Alan Grace 31 July 2018 Apology Poetry   This is my 600th post (including reblogs) since I started blogging last June….

End of the road? 700+ Farewell gifts

End of the journey for me? No boy on voyage or journey Give me power of attorney Live no more as wall flower Won’t cower in The Tower Don’t haul me out on a gurney Alan Grace 23 June 2018 Maybe it’s time to pause my WordPress journey? Only one view of this post yesterday,…

The WordPress tourist

The WordPress tourist Maybe a new WordPress tourist They insist may never be missed May we please see free A prompt post daily Place the new tourist on the list Alan Grace 30 June 2018 Daily prompt: Jun 29 Tourist I recycle 2016 Daily Word Prompts Maybe replace “tourist” with “purist” if you like? See:…

Jun 29 Prompt: Tourist. Why is the city tourist angry? (an Acrostic)

Please write your own post with this prompt Jun 29 Tourist (usual way) so that your followers (and us) can share posts 🙂 It is almost a month since WordPress stopped new Daily Prompts. Please see: https://aaamazingphoenix.wordpress.com/2018/05/31/open-letter-to-ben-huberman-wordpress-demise-of-daily-prompts/ Challenge (limit: about 100 words): Write your own short story or poem containing as many June prompts as you…

Broken Poet – Poem by Donald R Wolff JR

Broken Poet – Poem by Donald R Wolff JR Oh simple words so poorly spoken Withered is thy form Leave thyself on crinkled paper Bad poems are better never born Break spirit not, for they who search Thy written dream divine Asking only to read thy worth Without a broken rhyme Pen not thy verse…

ReBlog lost

I have had to “manually” Reblog the great poem below. It is sad that the ReBlog button has disappeared. Please have the courage to comment about this. Please WordPress, permit the return of the Reblog button. Permission denied February 5, 2018 ~ Megha’s World Frozen and numb to the core sitting and gazing at the…

The Bitcoin bandit

The Bitcoin bandit The Bitcoin bandit band self-branded Hot Cryptos caught red-handed candid Not handed more What banned back door Landed stranded canned empty-handed Alan Grace 23 January 2018 Daily prompt: Candid See: https://aaamazingphoenix.wordpress.com/?s=bitcoin

Competition #6: Moving counters

Please read the rules in Competition #1 or in the New Competition  (#2) before you answer the questions below. Q1. In the board below place two coins (or counters) on the black circles and two different coins of counters on the white squares. The object is to change around the coins on the black and white circles by moving…