NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 28 – “Eyes All the Colours of the World” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Colors Passing Through Us” by Marge Piercy

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 the most exquisite and beautiful poem as my inspiration for my found poem, I immediately fell in love with it the moment I read it! You can read the…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 27 – “Old Magic and New Fury” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “A Woman Speaks” by Audre Lorde

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 an incredibly breathtaking poem as my inspiration, written by passionate poet Audre Lorde, who confronted many social injustices in her work. You can read her poem below. Read “A…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 26 – “A Voice of Departure” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “A Life” by Sylvia Plath

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 poem by the legendary, amazingly talented poet Sylvia Plath as my very own inspiration. You can read her vivid poem full of incredible imagery below. Read “A Life”…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 25 – “Seeds of Unending Love” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “The Book of the Dead” by Muriel Rukeyser

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 moving and quite tragic poem as the inspiration for my found inspirational/romantic poem. To me it is very interesting to explore if I can take the subject…

Coffee (Routine Morning)

Originally posted on GibberJabber:
NaPoWriMo Day 23 Poetry form: Acrostic (with each letter visualized according to its shape) ? C – me, slumped over in bed,        tousle-headed, still half-dreaming. O – the yawn, long as it is wide,       accompanied by copacetic stretches. F – a familiar pose,         bent over my phone,…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 24 – “A Friend We Feel in the World” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “My Heart and I” by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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 today’s poem, I have picked a gorgeous little poem for my inspiration written by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. You can read the lyrics to her poem below. Read “My Heart and I” by…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 23 – “There is Always a Piece of Light” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Diving into the Wreck ” by Adrienne Rich

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 an intriguing poem as my inspiration, written by Adrienne Rich, you can read more about her life story here. You can also read the lyrics to her poem below.…

The best of no worlds

Originally posted on Unassorted stories:
“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…