WEEKLY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | Poet’s Choice #189

Our first of the month, Poet’s Choice challenge gives you the opportunity to share some of your best poetry! I love your creativity. It’s fun to see the different syllabic forms that you choose. Great work!

Here’s who participated last week via Mr. Linky:

1.Padre 10.Myforever. blog 19.anita dawes 
2.Elizabeth 11.Sue Vincent 20.Merril D. Smith 
3.Trent McDonald 12.willowdot21 21.Colleen Chesebro 
4.Dave Madden 13.Kim 22.Sally Cronin 
5.Ken Gierke / rivrvlogr 14.Jude 23.Kerfe Roig 
6.Frank J. Tassone 15.Jules 24.H. R.R. Gorman 
7.Ruth 16.Donna Matthews 
8.theindieshe 17.Pat R   
9.s. s. 18.Linda Lee Lyberg   

Congratulations everyone! You’re all amazing!

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About Colleen Chesebro: WordCraftPoetry

Colleen M. Chesebro is a Michigan Poet who loves crafting syllabic poetry, flash fiction, and creative fiction and nonfiction. Colleen sponsors a weekly syllabic poetry challenge, called #TankaTuesday, on wordcraftpoetry.com where participants learn how to write traditional and current forms of syllabic poetry. A published author, Colleen is also an editor of “Word Weaving, a Word Craft Journal of Syllabic Verse, also found on wordcraftpoetry.com. Colleen’s mission is to bring the craft of writing syllabic poetry to anyone who thinks they can’t be a poet. Recently, she created the Double Ennead, a 99-syllable poetry form for the Carrot Ranch literary community at carrotranch.com. Colleen’s poetry has appeared in various anthologies and journals including “Hedgerow-a journal of small poems,” and “Poetry Treasures1 & 2” a collection of poetry from the poet/author guests of Robbie Cheadle on the “Treasuring Poetry” blog series on “Writing to be Read." Colleen published “Word Craft: Prose & Poetry, The Art of Crafting Syllabic Poetry,” which illustrates how to write various syllabic poetry forms used in her Tanka Tuesday challenges; and a collection of poetry, flash fiction, and short stories called, “Fairies, Myths & Magic: A Summer Celebration,” dedicated to the Summer Solstice. She contributed a short story called “The Changeling,” in the “Ghostly Rites Anthology 2020,” published by Plaisted Publishing House. Find Colleen at Word Craft: Prose & Poetry at wordcraftpoetry.com.
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17 Comments

  1. Great job, all!

  2. Thank you Colleen. Amazing from everybody

  3. Much enjoyment, as usual.

  4. Yes well done everyone and thank you Colleen 💜💜

  5. thanks, Colleen! you are the star!

  6. Hi Colleen,
    Sorry for the bother. I know you’ve been busy with updating your site.
    When time permits could you please add my link to previous week’s roundup? It was missed. Here it is :-
    https://kittysverses.wordpress.com/2020/08/10/trees/
    Thank you very much.

  7. Thank you, Colleen! Well done, everybody! 🙂

  8. Some amazing poetry this week.. Colleen.. ♥

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