Silent Sentinels – Armed Forces Day Poem

  Like Atlas, who carried an incredible weight Or Titans who battle with strength and valour You protect us against violence and hate Fighting those who would take our power * As fierce and mighty as an ancient tree You form a barrier across the deepest divide With roots that encompass land, air or sea … Continue reading Silent Sentinels – Armed Forces Day Poem

Trick or Treat: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge 67

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are CHEER and CALL. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s article on how to write a haiku poem in English form. In respect of the month, my haiku this week relates to Halloween. It … Continue reading Trick or Treat: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge 67

Raging Storm: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #64

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are TIDE and FLESH. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s article on how to write a haiku poem in English form. This week I'm back to relating the poem to my current WIP. Sometimes I … Continue reading Raging Storm: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #64

Solitary: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #63

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are STAG and NOISE. The example provided by Ronovan: IT'S ALMOST THAT TIME WHEN DEER RUN FROM THE FOREST, THEY BRING NOISE FROM BRAKES. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s article on how to … Continue reading Solitary: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #63

Helios’ Power: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #62

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are START and HOT. The example provided by Ronovan: THE SEASONS CHANGE HERE, FROM HOT TO COLD THE AIR CHILLS, AND THE BIRDS START SOUTH. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s article on how to … Continue reading Helios’ Power: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #62

Brothers In Arms: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #60

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are BRIDGE and MOVE. The example provided by Ronovan: SEASONS ARE TO BRIDGE LIFE FROM BEGINNING TO END, WILL CHANGE YOUR FUTURE. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s article on how to write a haiku … Continue reading Brothers In Arms: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #60

Wings of love: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #59

I haven't participated for a few weeks but, after reading my friend Colleen's post, I felt inspired to take part. Colleen lost her sister eighteen years ago, and wrote a poem entitled Kathy’s Cardinal. It's beautiful. You should definitely check it out. This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are RED and BIRD. … Continue reading Wings of love: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #59

Connection: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #55

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are FIVE and THRIVE. The example provided by Ronovan: Breathe to be alive, while you exercise to thrive; exhausted, take five. If you've never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s article on how … Continue reading Connection: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #55