Year to a Better You: December 6-Word Story/Poem Challenge – Day 4 – “Diligence” (TooFullToWrite)

Hello everybody. This post is in response to the Year to a Better You: December 6-Word Story/Poem Challenge set out by Page Flutter. You can find the link to the prompts she has kindly provided for this awesome challenge here. YEAR TO A BETTER YOU: DECEMBER 6-WORD STORY CHALLENGE – Page Flutter This challenge is…

Day 29 – NanoPoblano – “A Light That Comes And Goes” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “The Armadillo” by Elizabeth Bishop

Hello readers, thank you once again for stopping by. Welcome to the penultimate day of NanoPoblano in this realm and my found poetry marathon. I am thoroughly enjoying all of the poems that I have read and used as inspiration this month. I hope that you have all been enjoying yourselves too! For tonight’s piece,…

Year to a Better You: December 6-Word Story/Poem Challenge – Day 3 – “Selflessness” (TooFullToWrite)

Hello peeps. This post is in response to the Year to a Better You: December 6-Word Story/Poem Challenge set out by Page Flutter. You can find the link to the prompts she has kindly provided for this awesome challenge here. YEAR TO A BETTER YOU: DECEMBER 6-WORD STORY CHALLENGE – Page Flutter This challenge is…

Day 28 – NanoPoblano – “My Rose Now My Shadow” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Pull My Daisy” by Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac & Neal Cassady

Hello everyone. We are now on to Day 28 of NanoPoblano and nearing the end of my found poetry marathon but don’t worry, I will still be working my hardest to entertain and enthrall you all! I have found an unusual poem to use as my foundation poem tonight, which has resulted in some quite…

Year to a Better You: December 6-Word Story/Poem Challenge – Day 2 – “Respectful Origins” (TooFullToWrite)

Hello friends. This post is in response to the Year to a Better You: December 6-Word Story/Poem Challenge set out by Page Flutter. You can find the link to the prompts she has kindly provided for this awesome challenge here. YEAR TO A BETTER YOU: DECEMBER 6-WORD STORY CHALLENGE – Page Flutter This challenge is…

Day 26 – NanoPoblano – “See A Dream Within” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “A Dream Within a Dream” by Edgar Allan Poe

Hello to you one and all, welcome, welcome! My month long found poetry marathon for NanoPoblano has now reached Day 26 and I’ve been itching to feature one of my all time favourite poets. I’m sure everyone is very familiar with Edgar Allan Poe and in particular his poem “The Raven”. It’s my favourite one…

Day 25 – NanoPoblano – “Pearls Of Wisdom Plucked From Above, From Below” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Against Gregariousness” by Clive James

Hello dear friends. Today we celebrate another day of NanoPoblano (Day 25 to be exact) and with that comes another found poem in my month long marathon. For tonight’s entertainment, I have selected a poem written by Clive James, an incredible man who is a gifted poet, critic, lyricist, novelist and essayist with an exquisite…

Day 24 – NanoPoblano – “To Rouse The World, The Sky With Sun” by David Ellis – A Found Poem Inspired by “Aubade” by Philip Larkin

Hey there everyone. Tonight, for Day 24, as part of my month long found poetry marathon for NanoPoblano, I have decided to pick the very famous poet Philip Larkin as my inspiration. It was a tough decision but in the end after much deliberation, I went with using his poem “Aubade” as my foundation poem.…