Category Archives: NaPoWriMo

Gains and Losses in Poetic Translation


Counting little ditties and Wordles, and a long nonsense-rhyme written but not yet blogged, I have met the total of writing thirty poems for GloPoWriMo during April. For this final day a translation is suggested.  I have chosen an Afrikaans … Continue reading

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Does a RATion of RAT admiRATion make them bRATts?


  The penultimate day of GloPoWriMo calls for a string of remembrances, while the current Weekly Photo Challenge theme is Admiration. I recall when elder brother was a cat I remember when a budgie was a friend, The memory is … Continue reading

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A Really Awfully Backward Rite


The GloPoWriMo day 28 for today calls for a story to go backward.  Well, I’ve always been a backward sort of person, so this is right up my alley, or left down my yella! (If you get hopelessly lost, start at the … Continue reading

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Really Awful Rhyme in Seventeen Silly Bubbles


The NaPoWriMo Day 27 (actually, GloPoWriMo for those like me outside the U S of A) prompt challenges one to produce a poem of seventeen syllables per line:  To write impossibly extended lines, let us try a limerick: It would … Continue reading

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WHO ARE YOU?


For Day 26 of NaPoWriMo I have gone off at a tangent to the question-and-response prompt in order to pose a simple question and long response related to the core of philosophy, and to the individualism of the drop you … Continue reading

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Can there be Prophet in a Really Awful Wordle?


In adhering to my own rule of words in order and rhyming in Wordle 248, I have had to put in more than my normal number of fillers to make some kind of sense! Hills capture my soul; their peaks … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Leaf of Absence!


Abstract is required for the Photo Challenge today, I’ve been feeling most abstracted, but that’s normally my way, But for picture subject purposes, I should now clearly warn That also I am feeling more than quite a bit for lawn!

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