Category: OctPoWriMo

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What Really Inspires a Poet

This morning I woke up and read the email from OctpoWriMo with today’s prompt in it. I actually don’t consider these prompts really, more like inspirations. Let’s throw something out there and see what transpires from it. A challenge isn’t a challenge if you just say write what you want. A...

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Color Your World & Revolution

Ready for more poetry for the poetry challenge? Today’s prompt was “Color Your World”. After days of some pretty intensive subjects for poetry it was time for a more light-hearted approach.┬áBut I had to sit for a bit with this one. There are so many different ways I could have gone....

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Desire is Love’s pure flame…

I have to admit that I love today’s poetry challenge which really didn’t seem much of a challenge to me being about obsession and desire. You see, poets know desire, intimately. We are ruled by our passion, our Muse, and to know our Muse is to know desire, to be obsessed...

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World Mental Health Day

Today is World Mental Health Day. I learned this from the subscription email I received this morning from OctPoWriMo. You can read the post here.   I have a niece who has anxiety attacks. These are debilitating to her when they happen. Her best friend suffers from OCD and Mysophobia (commonly...

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A Poem A Day for 31 Days

My friend CJ, whom I reference often, has decided to do a challenge: write 31 poems in 31 days. It’s called OctPoWriMo. She tweeted me and thought I’d be interested, but I really thought it would be too much for me to do this month. October is terribly busy with kids...

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