Verse

Sometimes I Rhymes: O’er Gates

I haven't done a Rhyme post for a long time so I thought I'd have a go today. For inspiration I thought I'd take a look around at some other contemporary poetry and, as I am logged in to WordPress, read some other writers efforts. One thing I have learned is that poetry is often… Continue reading Sometimes I Rhymes: O’er Gates

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Verse

Sometimes I Rhymes: Barrels and Boots

Due to commenter Wilt reblogging my latest Facts post, his remarks including the word 'barrel', and my tendency to be near the bottom of one prising up any remaining crud, the following words rearranged themselves into a couple of verses in my head.Wilt said: Wordplay and absurdity are his weapons of choice – drop in… Continue reading Sometimes I Rhymes: Barrels and Boots

Challenges & Prompts, Verse

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 226

After my recent discovery that rhyming words keep falling out of my head - and, unfortunately for you, ending up here - I was delighted to find that some poems are not meant to rhyme at all. I had Ritu's (But I Smile Anyway) response to a Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge appear in my reader… Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 226