Tag: daily poem

Senryu : widget

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What is a widget?
It is a thing-a-ma-jig
huh.  throws my hands up

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

One of the Wordcamp workshops  talked about the next version of WordPress called Gutenberg.  Luckily they said the themes will still work in the new

Senryu : words

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tapping on keyboards
words tumble forth, spilling out
meaning cracked open

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

I am at Wordcamp Phoenix at the moment. Since Phoenix is so close and the $40 fee is for Friday & Saturday with lunches paid, I thought it might be interesting to

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Senryu : Miss Manners, another cracked tale

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writing Miss Manners
“May a lady stab her date?”
pop, pop went their guns

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

We had a lovely dance at the ball. He was charming. When my coachman was not waiting to take me home as I expected, he respectfully offered me a ride. With the rain pouring down I accepted gratefully.

I do my best to be polite, demure and sweet. I read the ladies’ magazines avidly following their advice on manners. But when a so-called gentleman slides next to you and proceeds to put his hands around my neck, I don’t wait to find out if he is after my diamond choker or my virtue. I

Tanka : fairy godmother

2+ my mind — total blank challenges and prompts — no help it’s almost midnight desperate poet cries out where’s my fairy godmother? tanka by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

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Senryu : ZZZs

2+ gotta love this life catching z’s any ole time purrs, free food on tap senryu & photo by M. Nakazato LaFreniere Midnight gives a lecture on the important things in life: naps, good food, […]

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Senryu : stairs

2+ dashed two at a time seems like yesterday . . .  no more huffing my way up senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere photo by Daniel von Appen   References: Bits of Inspiration ~ Stairs […]