January 8th, 2021

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Poem: "Shining Beads"

This poem came out of the January 5, 2021 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by a prompt from [personal profile] ari_the_dodecahedron. It has been sponsored by [personal profile] ng_moonmoth.  This poem belongs to the series Arts and Crafts America.


"Shining Beads"
-- a séadna


Beads on wire shine in sunlight;
Let them slip through hands like seeds,
Sprouting flowers on a two-strand.
Art needs craft and beauty, beads.

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Notes:

The séadna is an Irish quatrain with complex features.

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Poem: "finding the rack"

This poem came out of the January 5, 2021 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by a prompt from [personal profile] kelkyag. It has been sponsored by [personal profile] ng_moonmoth. This poem belongs to the Monster House series.


"finding the rack"
-- a bredlik


my name is drake
and in the nite
wen only starrs
are shinen brite
and all the folk
loud snorrs do make --
i find the rack.

i lik the cake.

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Notes:

The radiator dragon is introduced in "Restoration."

Read about the bredlik form.

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Poem: "Every Unfamiliar Trail Is an Invitation"

This poem came out of the January 5, 2021 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by a prompt from Anonymous on Dreamwidth. It also fills the "Unfamiliar" square in my 1-3-21 card for the Fresh Starts Bingo fest. This poem has been sponsored by [personal profile] ng_moonmoth. It belongs to the series Arts and Crafts America.

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