The Crowdfunding Creative Jam is running February 14-15 on Dreamwidth
. The theme is "resources." Come give us prompts or claim ideas for your own inspiration!What I Have Written
" -- In today's freebie, Officer RAT has another misadventure.
"Tools and Toys
From this I got the free-verse poem "Tools and Toys." Aquariana discovers that her dolphin friends make toys and tools out of air bubbles and have a more sophisticated grasp of technology than humans realized.
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"Heart upon a Chain"
This mixed with nineforthenebulasheart
to inspire the indriso "Heart upon a Chain." Some time after the quest, Paul gives the Heart to someone else.
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"To Choose a Direction
This inspired the free-verse poem "To Choose a Direction." Merle contemplates the dilemma of academic specialization and finds a creative solution.
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Thinking about connections led me to a pair of poems about Glyn and Ruggiero, tying into some stuff that dialecticdreamer
is working on, written in unrhymed tercets.
"The Strength to Persevere
" explores how Glyn views Ruggiero as a protector and a source of motivation, and she doesn't know if he quite gets the importance of that.
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"The Treasure of Happiness
" reveals how Ruggiero sees Glyn and precious and resourceful, even though he knows she doesn't see herself that way.
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They're still working through some communication challenges, but they're so good for each other, these two.
"Often Buried Deep
From this came the free-verse poem "Often Buried Deep." It follows Astin on a loop around the trade circuit, and then back to the warehouse at Trunnion, connecting the dots.
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This is a free-verse poem about Betty Ross and Bruce Banner doing yoga together.
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has written a poem based on my prompt about Sabine
, which will be posted in full on Monday.
EDIT 2/17/15: You can now read "Textures of Family
" on her website.mdlbear
wrote the poem "Round dance, 2138
" from my prompt about the Moon. It's a lovely bit of lunar description.zeeth_kyrah
wrote "Traders and Keepers
" about my prompt of women in a market.