The best of no worlds

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“It’s raining cats and frogs!” The British invasion of ancient Egypt brought unexpected plagues Mummies mumbled ‘”mummy” as tartaned pharaohs took tea with Amon Elisabeth, The Sun Goddess “Once bitten, twice a snake”, she told Cleopatra “Do unto onto your House of Commons as you would have them do unto…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 22 – “Drunk of Paradise” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Kubla Khan” by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Hey there everyone. I’m participating in NaPoWriMo 2020, if you aren’t following the NaPoWriMo website already then go check it out at www.napowrimo.net. Today I have used a very well know poem from an astoundingly talented poet who I admire enormously as my inspiration. You can read the poem that inspired my piece here, if you…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 21 – “A Tireless, Twinkling Wish” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Poetry” by Marianne Moore

Hey there everyone. I’m participating in NaPoWriMo 2020, if you aren’t following the NaPoWriMo website already then go check it out at www.napowrimo.net. Today I have decided to use a quirky, insightful little poem called “Poetry” by Marianne Moore as the basis of my inspiration for my own poem. You can read the lyrics to Marianne’s…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 20 – “The Rhythm of the Mind” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird” by Wallace Stevens

Hey there everyone. I’m participating in NaPoWriMo 2020, if you aren’t following the NaPoWriMo website already then go check it out at www.napowrimo.net. For my poem today, I have written a found inspirational poem inspired by a quirky little poem written by Wallace Stevens, which you can read below. Read “Thirteen Ways of Looking at a…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 19 – “Seas and Beats With a Pulse” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “New Heaven and Earth” by D.H. Lawrence

Hey there everyone. I’m participating in NaPoWriMo 2020, if you aren’t following the NaPoWriMo website already then go check it out at www.napowrimo.net. Tonight, I have written a inspirational romantic found poem inspired by the words of the legendary poet D.H. Lawrence. You can read the phenomenal poem of his that I used as my inspiration…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 18 – “Love Be Infinite and Free” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Love, Time and Will” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Hey there everyone. I’m participating in NaPoWriMo 2020, if you aren’t following the NaPoWriMo website already then go check it out at www.napowrimo.net. Today I have used inspiration from a very inspiring, endearing romantic poet by the name of Ella Wheeler Wilcox. You can read the poem of hers that I used as my inspiration here.…

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 173 #SynonymsOnly #Haiku #Prose #Micropoetry “Wines of the Moment” – A Found #Haibun Poem by David Ellis

Hello there everyone. I’ve been writing poetry again and had a go at joining in the fun over at Colleen Chesebro’s website for her “Colleen’s 2020 Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge”. Tonight, I have written a Haibun poem. This is a poem that combines prose and includes a haiku at the end. I’m also going…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 17 – “Their Shade of Gold and Silver” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “At the Fair” by Edith Sitwell

Hey there everyone. I’m participating in NaPoWriMo 2020, if you aren’t following the NaPoWriMo website already then go check it out at www.napowrimo.net. Today I have selected a very wonderful poet and talented poet who I admire very much. She has inspired me in the past and I turned to her again, to give me the…