COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 91, “Magic & Green,” #SYNONYMSONLY

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. Opportunities … Continue reading COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 91, “Magic & Green,” #SYNONYMSONLY

Happy Summer Solstice: Fairies, Myths, & Magic ~ A Summer Celebration Available NOW!

  HAPPY SUMMER SOLSTICE! I've planned this day out in my mind for over a year... Today, as a tribute to the Summer Solstice, my first book of poetry and short stories has become a reality. Fairies, Myths, & Magic ~ A Summer Celebration is now available on Amazon. From June 21st through June 27th, this … Continue reading Happy Summer Solstice: Fairies, Myths, & Magic ~ A Summer Celebration Available NOW!

The Rebirth – A #Haibun

Welcome to my contribution to my Weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of fairy & magic, in honor of International Fairy Day, June 24th. Remember, the best poetry has layers of meaning. Image credit: Quotes About Poetry – Mark Nepo: Pinterest "The Rebirth" I waited. The break … Continue reading The Rebirth – A #Haibun

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 38 – FAIRY & MAGIC

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you're in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let's write some poetry. First: My friend, Yecheilyah Ysrayl is hosting a poetry contest on my blog, and I'm one of the judges! Click HERE to read the post and enter the … Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 38 – FAIRY & MAGIC

“Dreams,” a Haiku

Welcome to my contribution to my Weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of lead & save. Remember, synonyms are encouraged. Please read the directions on my challenge post to make sure you are following the rules for these forms of poetry. Please read the instructions on my challenge … Continue reading “Dreams,” a Haiku

“The Celebration” – A Haibun

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of wish & magic. Remember, synonyms are encouraged. This week, I decided to write a Haibun with a Tanka, called "The Celebration." Both words have many connotations. Depending on how you use your … Continue reading “The Celebration” – A Haibun

The Dragon Healer – A “Tanka”

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Tanka Tuesday poetry challenge. This week, I tweaked the prompt word of "craft" to "approach," and I changed "rise" to "rises." Both words have many connotations. Depending on how you use your synonyms you can modify the meaning of your Tanka poetry in many ways. Don't be afraid to … Continue reading The Dragon Healer – A “Tanka”

My Magical Dreams Are Coming True!

Remember me? I can't believe the time has finally come. I've done it! Today, I've sent The Heart Stone Chronicles – The Swamp Fairy to my beta readers. I can barely breathe! I fluctuate between panic and elation… all at the same time. Then, after missing RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge for the last … Continue reading My Magical Dreams Are Coming True!

Glimmering Wings – A Haiku

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #97 words for the week are Magic & Glimmer. You know, I just can't help myself! What fabulous images I have running through my mind of fairies, nymphs, and all things magical! Those glimmering wings – bewitched me with their magic, I own a nymph's heart. (Photo image from … Continue reading Glimmering Wings – A Haiku

Magical Memories

When browsing through memories swirling within your mind, most people often find – magic is the least understood of the fairy-tale arts. Fear not!  Look deep within your soul – to remember a time when enchantment explained your world, first seen through the eyes of a child. Fairies do belong - in the magic of … Continue reading Magical Memories