Katniss's Dilemma Dentist's office? Therapy gym? Or Capitol creation that tears limb from limb? © 2013 by Violet Nesdoly (All rights reserved) *************** In the land of Panem, it's not only the Hunger Games arena that is hazardous with booby traps! This is my response to Laura Purdie Salas's 15-words-or-less image/poem challenge ("Man or Machine?) … Continue reading Katniss’s Dilemma
Category: 15 words or less poems
Train Song Sing train to me whistle high-low slidenotes echoing through canyons calliope your coming - Violet Nesdoly ************* There are few sounds that make me feel as nostalgic as the whistle of a train. That's probably because trains were a part of my childhood. Our farm bordered on a branch line of the old… Continue reading Train song
This week's 15 words or less poem prompt is this lighthouse photo. It appears on "15 Words or Less Thursday: Lighthouse" at Laura Purdie Salas. Read the comments to see a slew of creative responses.
EXPOSÉ Pink seam held teal together so beautifully till black oozed out. Now everyone knows. © 2012 by Violet Nesdoly *********** This poem is in response to the photo of the Portuguese man-of-war that poet Laura Purdie Salas posted on her blog as a Thursday prompt. The challenge is to come up with a poem… Continue reading exposé