I’m considering entering a poetry contest this year. I just came across a very interesting contest at very reputable local University. I think I will enter it; you’ve got to be in it, to win it right? I think 2016 is my year to just take the plunge. To believe in myself. I’m going to publish my poetry book and enter as many poetry contests as I possibly can! Now to decide which poem to enter?
I have been challenged by the wonderful Rich at Waffle Me This, to the 5 day photo story challenge. Thanks Rich. I appreciate the nomination and I’m really excited about this challenge! Challenge Guidelines: Post a picture each day for … Continue reading
I would like to thank Matt, at A Standard Issued Life, for this challenge. You should head over and check out his poetry, you will be impressed!
Yellow marigolds line the river,
Yellow loves of soft stems,
Scent dividing the air, strong and overpowering,
Swings between lovers caress,
In a dream you were all mine to taste,
I lap you up in clinging obsession,
Search for a blossom to call my own,
I walked along this bank with restless steps,
Past the marigolds, and wept,
All the while she was with each step.
My nominees for Day 1 are:
The rules for this challenge are:
- Each day for three consecutive days post a quote (any quote – you can even come up with your own) and a poem to accompany it.
- On each day nominate 3 bloggers for the challenge.
- Don’t forget to thank the blogger who nominated you