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WEEKLY TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 203 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT

Diana Peach’s selection for our Ekphrastic PhotoPrompt is an image by John Bauer, whose artwork is concerned with landscape and mythology. There is so much emotion in this one piece. It spoke to all of us. Many congratulations to everyone who joined in! 1. Reena Saxena 8. D. L. Finn 15. Vashti Quiroz- Vega 2. Trent McDonald 9. s. s. 16. H. R.R.

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WEEKLY TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | #SYNONYMSONLY

Each week our challenge has a twist and this week it was to find synonyms for the words: “imagine & gratitude.” Kat Myrman selected some fine words. Congratulations to all the poets who participated. You are all stars! Here’s everyone that joined in: 1. Padre  7. Dave Madden  13. Kerfe Roig  2. Trent  8. Cheryl  14. Donna Matthews  3. willowdot21 

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WEEKLY TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | #Poetschoice

What an exciting week it has been. The American election process is almost over, and we have a President Elect Biden, and the first WOMAN Vice President Elect, Kamala Harris! I’m proud to be an American, again. My news pales in comparison. The gypsy’s are on the move once again. After an interesting series of events, we’ve put our house

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Tanka Tuesday Weekly POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | Theme Prompt No. 200

For our 200th poetry challenge, Marsha Ingrao picked an impressive theme for us this week. The illusion of power is a thought-provoking subject. What is illusion? Smoke and mirrors? Or…? The only real things in life are the unexpected things. Everything else is just an illusion. Watkin Tudor Jones And what about the illusion of power? We equate the word

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Tanka Tuesday WEEKLY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | #SyllablesOnly & #PhotoPrompt: Kat Myrman @likemercurycolliding & Diana Peach @Dwallacepeach

What an exciting week it has been. Thanks to everyone who put up with the switching of domain names between Word Craft Prose & Poetry and my author blog. I’m still working out the kinks… so please bear with me. If you see something wonky on my blog, please let me know. I appreciate you all! ~Colleen~ We combined challenges

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WEEKLY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | CHALLENGE: No. 198, #PoetsChoice

What an amazing week of poetry! What a thrill to see all your syllabic poetry choices. Here’s everyone who joined in: 1. Jude 12. Marsha Ingrao 23. Dolores 2. Jude 13. anita dawes 24. Pat 3. Gwen Plano 14. Padre 25. Goutam Dutta 4. Gwen Plano 15. Myforever. blog 26. Vashti Quiroz- Vega 5. Elizabeth 16. Dave Madden 27. Joe Inabinette 6.

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WEEKLY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | TYPE OF CHALLENGE No. 197: Specific Form – Tanka

Just a reminder that the October 13, 2020 poetry challenge will feature the Carrot Ranch Rodeo poetry challenge! Carrot Ranch is famous for 99-word flash fiction, so I created a form called the Double Ennead, a 99 syllable form to challenge your word skills! There’s a few surprises with this form and the chance to win $25 for the top

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WEEKLY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | #ThemeChallenge: The Night Sky: Marsha Ingrao

Franci Hoffman from Eugi’s Causerie II selected the theme for us this week. The night sky was her pick, and it generated an amazing amount of poetry. Bravo, everyone. You kept me enthralled all week. ❤ Here’s everyone who joined in this week via Mr. Linky: 1. Padre 11. Jules 21. Dorinda Duclos 2. s. s. 12. Ken Gierke / rivrvlogr

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WEEKLY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | Photo Prompt #195: Trent MacDonald

Lisa Thompson’s photo selection sure set off our imaginations! There was a fabulous amount of poetry and all of it was different. I enjoyed reading and commenting on your poems. ❤ Congratulations to everyone for joining in and writing poetry! Here’s who joined us via Mr. Linky: 1. willowdot21  10. Elizabeth  19. Linda Lee Lyberg  2. anita dawes  11. Jules 

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