Tag Archives: creation

Twelve Lights

There is the first light by which the world began. Some say it was made by a lonely deity peering into the void and empty black – no stars, no moon, no sun, no world, no us – and to … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Poem #7: Creation

Some stories write themselves. Like this one. There were no days, hours, minutes, or seconds to count, to draw lines across this globe’s face with, to make motorized machinery with strange faces and no mouths to tell you how fast … Continue reading

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Nightmares on Patmos

The flame of a question: how does one wake from the nightmare when the nightmare was knitted from strands stolen from your own epidermis? You cannot possibly understand the weight of a nation straining, back breaking underneath a sky that … Continue reading

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Hallelujah

Smith River Magic by Riktorsashen This triptych poem was written for Read Write Poem prompt #46: Dervishes and Wine Odes. In short, we were to “write about the Divine through an image we don’t usually use”. I’ve always experienced the … Continue reading

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A T C G

DNA by Welshdragon This was written for the One Single Impression prompt (Melody). Here is my take on the prompt, written as a pantoum. Enjoy. -Nicole —————————————— A T C G four notes to compose every organic living thing cellular … Continue reading

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Gloria in Excelsis Deo

Universe by ~Mikurasilent This one *is* actually for the Simply Snickers prompt: write a poem which includes the words “father” and “find”. I decided to take a spiritual take on the word “father” and wrote this kyrielle. Enjoy. -Nicole ——————————————————– … Continue reading

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Muse

“Blind Mary” by *vhm-alex For those of you who have been readers for a while, you’ll know that I have written some poetic reactions either to poems of other writings. David Pitchford wrote Dionysus Rising on his blog. This is … Continue reading

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