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NaPOWriMo2020: Day 11 – Flowers

Our optional prompt for the day is based on the concept of the language of flowers. Have you ever heard, for example, that yellow roses stand for friendship, white roses […]

NaPoWriMo2020- Day 10 – Let me go

Today’s prompt (optional, as always) is another one from the archives, first suggested to us by long-time Na/GloPoWriMo participant Vince Gotera. It’s the hay(na)ku). Created by the poet Eileen Tabios and named by […]

NaPoWriMo2020 – Day 9 : White Lies

Today’s resource is Kirsten Kaschock’s chapbook, Windowboxing. Our prompt for the day (optional as always) is inspired by Kaschock’s use of space to organize her poems. Today, I’d like to challenge you […]

NaPoWriMo2020 – Day 7: La Dolce Vita

“Today our prompt (optional, of course) is another oldie-but-goodie: a poem based on a news article.” I searched the news all day yesterday and sadly other than Corona I couldn’t […]

NaPoWriMo2020: Day3 – Let us out

Today’s prompt asks you to make use of our resource for the day. First, make a list of ten words. You can generate this list however you’d like – pull […]

NaPoWriMo 2020 – 30 poems in 30 days

Tomorrow marks the beginning of NaPoWriMo 2020. I am participating in it which means I’ll be writing 30 poems in 30 days. The poems will be based on the prompts […]

Mumbai Diaries – Corona Times

  I’ve lost count of days.  It’s almost a week now since schools and offices have been shut to avoid spread of the virus. We’ve been sitting indoors venturing out […]

Conversation with Dad

    “Are you travelling alone?” he asks, concerned “What time is the flight? Where will you be staying? Have you booked a cab?”   “I can handle it,” I […]

Wake Up!

In case you’re wondering what’s happening, why it is, what’s the solution to all that’s happening and who’s responsible – here it is. I take responsibility for the latest attack […]

Floating angels

Wrote this poem based on a view from the flight window   Over the clouds we fly Higher and higher we soar Far, far away – you and I Where? […]