NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 6 – “Dragon Underneath” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Not My Best Side” by Ursula Askham Fanthorpe

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 taken a prompt from the NaPoWriMo website regrading ekphrastic poetry. Since I am a big fan of found poetry, I thought it would be very interesting to take a piece…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 5 – “Blood Should Stir Again” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Departure” by Edna St Vincent Millay

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 found poem inspired by a phenomenally amazing poetic lady, Edna St Vincent Millay. Edna was actually my original inspiration, when it came to the first time I ever…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 4 – “Wandering Wild and Fierce” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “The Captive’s Dream” by Anne Brontë

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 poem inspired by the NaPoWriMo website prompt of writing a poem based on the image of a dream. I took a look for some famous dream poems and…

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 171, #SpecificForm #Micropoetry #CinquainPoetry “It’s Only Turning” by David Ellis – A Found Triple #Tetractys Poem

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 Triple Tetractys poem, which is a variation on the Cinquain poetry style. I’m also making this a found poem…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 3 – “A Flower To Your Lips” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “If You Forget Me” by Pablo Neruda

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 Day 3 poem, I have drawn inspiration from a fantastic poem by Pablo Neruda called “If You Forget Me” to create my found poem. Here is Madonna doing a lovely reading…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 2 – “Between Marble Condensed” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “The Crystal Lithium” by James Schuyler

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 Day 2, the prompt over at the NaPoWriMo website is to imbue a poem with very specific little details about a specific place. Since they also referenced an impressive poet by the…

NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 1 – “Clockwork Thought” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “The Touch” by Anne Sexton

Hey there everyone. I’m participating in NaPoWriMo 2020, so that means a whole lot more poetry goodness every day from me for an entire month, in addition to my other regular programming! If you aren’t following the NaPoWriMo website already then go check it out at http://www.napowrimo.net. So for the Day 1 prompt swiped from…

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 170, #ThemePrompt #Micropoetry #Prose #TankaProse “Fire Still Flutters There” – A Found Tanka Prose 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 Tanka Prose poem. This is a poem that combines prose and includes a Tanka poem at the end. I’m…

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 168 #Haibun #Micropoetry #Poetry “Sound in the Wind That Will Not Silence a Dream” – A Found Haibun 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…

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 167, #Poet’sChoice #MicroPoetry #Shadorma #poetry #poetrycommunity – “Silent Hunger, Fleeting Shade” 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”. This week, we can use whatever theme or concept we want for the challenge, providing of course that we write syllabic poetry. I chose…