Owl

Day 20 of NaPoWriMo. Today’s prompt was to choose five words to include in my Poem, I choose, owl, ghost, upwind, miraculous, curl. He is the ghost of night Swooping sharply with such speed His claws curled to catch his prize His strong wings cut air, flying upwind A miraculous sight in the dark sky…

Replacement Parts!

Day 19 of NaPoWriMo. Prompt: Write a poem in the form of a personal ad, I’ve chosen a wanted advertisement, if only it was this simple 🙂 Wanted Urgently! A new body. Or parts to be replaced carefully Muscles are knotty Spine needs vigorous straightening Knee caps loose and worn away Quick replacement would be…

Faking It!

Day 15 of NaPoWriMo, Just catching up this morning, I missed day 15 due to being ill so decided to post this piece I wrote at my writing group Langley Writers yesterday. We picked props out of a bag to write about. I got a big pink fake flower but after writing about the flower…

Welcome!

Day 17 of NaPoWriMo. The prompt is to write a poem of greeting of some sort, so here’s mine. Welcome Feel free to wipe your feet Walk all over me at your leisure I am always ready to greet you Or to say come back soon I will take your dirt Your filth, your mud…

A Twist in Translation by Carol Keys and Katie Haigh

Day 16 of NaPoWriMo. Today’s prompt was to write a piece based on translation, so I have done my own spin on this. I have used my friend Carol Keys poem to first all, write what words come to mind for her words and then to polish it into a piece of poetry. Blocked By…

Cat Woman

Day 14 of NaPoWriMo. Today’s prompt was to write in the persona of a super hero or super villain. My bug unfortunately has worsened so I’ve gave it my best go but with energies running low it may not be my best. But great prompt to try out. In the dark of night I move…

Hopes for Summer

Day 13 of NaPoWriMo. The prompt today is to go for a walk and write something observational. Seeing as I’m still a bit under the weather, but have come to Little-borough to see my in-laws. I have written regarding the observations from the drive up and from the lovely hill side view opposite their house….

Bloomin Under the Weather!

Day 12 of NaPoWriMo. With how I’m feeling at the moment I’ve let inspiration be my prompt for today.   Constant sneezing Foggy head Itchy ticklish throat Struggling to stay in bed Can’t lie down want to so much But feel like could drown When the coughs come up Brain feel swashed Eyes red raw…

I Prey

Day 11: Today’s prompt from NaPoWriMo is to write a Tanka. Mine takes the form of three tankas about the hunters of the animal kingdom. My silky smooth skin Patterns of red, yellow and black Stare into my eyes I will hypnotise you now Sinking my fangs in your skin I hish, too late, your…