Day 15 – NanoPoblano – “Let Fate Still Learn To Wait” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “A Psalm of Life” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Hello there folks. At the halfway point for NanoPoblano and my thirty day found poetry marathon – what a milestone achieved! Allow me a second to give myself a hearty slap on the back. Ow! That hurt! OK, right, let’s get back to it! Tonight, my poetic guest is Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and I have been…

Day 13 – NanoPoblano – “To Dream And To Teach Them It Stings” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Mother and Poet” by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Hello everyone, good to see you all again and I’m very pleased to say I’m still kicking! Tonight, for Day 13 of NanoPoblano 2018, home of my found poetry marathon, I have decided to tango with none other than Elizabeth Barrett Browning and used her “Mother and Poet” poem as my inspiration. Since it is…

Day 11 – NanoPoblano – “Triumph And The Truth Make The Things You Gave Your Life To” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “If” by Rudyard Kipling

Hello dear friends. I’ve now entered Day 11 of my found poetry marathon this month (yay me, still going strong!) This has been a wonderful month so far, in terms of delicious inspiration and I’m very grateful for the wealth of material that I have to work with, along with celebrating some of the greatest…

Day 10 – NanoPoblano – “The Power Our Friends And Our Souls Provide” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “When Stretch’d on One’s Bed” by Jane Austen

Hello everyone of you, welcome, welcome! Tonight, for Day 10 of my found poetry marathon through this glorious month of NanoPoblano, my poetic duet partner is Austin Powers! Wait a minute…who has been tampering with my cue cards? It’s not Austin Powers! I meant to say my partner in rhyme is of Pride & Prejudice…

Day 9 – NanoPoblano – “A Moment Moonstruck With Love” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “The Burden Of Itys” by Oscar Wilde

Hello distinguished guests. Welcome to Day 9 of my found poetry/blackout poetry marathon for NanoPoblano this month. For tonight’s found poetry excursion, things are going to get a little wild in here! (How may you ask? Well, then I’ll tell you. No need to be terribly mysterious if it defeats the purpose and we need…

Day 8 – NanoPoblano – “Through The Mist Of Rosy Reverie” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Evening Solace” by Charlotte Brontë

Hello dear colleagues, welcome one and all. This inspiration train has no intention of slowing down, so buckle up and continue to enjoy the ride, as we visit another classic poet and appreciate another one of their amazing poems to use as inspiration for my own found poem. For Day 8 of NanoPoblano and National…