#poetryreading Poets in the Blogosphere (Recording) via ELIZABETH GAUFFREAU

I wanted to share this recording with you all to support our community poets. Elizabeth Gauffreau put this together, and it is fabulous! Ken Gierke and Merril D. Smith are all familiar names. Have a listen. The link to Liz's blog is: https://lizgauffreau.com/2022/04/25/poetryreading-poets-in-the-blogosphere-recording/ please leave your comments there. Comments are closed. 💜 https://vimeo.com/703057322

#TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge: #Poet’s choice

My favorite month is here! Happy October! You guys have been killing it in the poetry department!! It’s the first of the month and you know what that means! Word Crafters, choose your own poetry form, theme, words, images, etc. It’s up to you! On the first of the month, you can now experiment with … Continue reading #TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge: #Poet’s choice

#TankaTuesday Weekly #Poetry Challenge No. 243, #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Are you ready to choose some syllables to use in your syllabic poetry this week? Ruth, from RuthKlein's Scribbles, selected your two words: Family & Peace On the Monday recap, I'll select someone to choose next month's theme. For this poetry challenge, you can write your poem in the forms defined … Continue reading #TankaTuesday Weekly #Poetry Challenge No. 243, #SynonymsOnly

#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 242 | Poet’s Choice

Welcome to our weekly poetry stars' celebration. This week’s challenge was everyone's favorite: Poet's Choice! I asked you to write your poetry using one of these forms: haiku, senryu, haiga, tanka, gogyohka, haibun, tanka prose, renga, solo renga, chōka, cinquain, and its variations, Etheree, nonet, shadorma, Badger hexastich, Abhanga, diatelle, the Kerf poetry, and any of the … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 242 | Poet’s Choice


Welcome to our weekly poetry stars celebration. This week’s challenge was poet's choice, always a favorite! I always look forward to the beginning of the month because you all can choose a syllabic form of your choice. It's always fun to see the creativity! This week's poetry was filled with lovely photos, drawings, and even a … Continue reading #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY STARS | #PoetsChoice

Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | No. 180, Poet’s Choice

Thank you so much for all the poetry this week. It's been fabulous! Did anyone have issues with Mr. Linky? Most of the responses have been favorable, as the widget makes finding the poems easier. Don't forget to look for the link in each post. Just add the URL of your published post. Now, you … Continue reading Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | No. 180, Poet’s Choice