15 Word Poetry

October 4, 2012

Laura Salas is a children’s writer with a wonderful poetry and children’s book blog. A while back, she posted this picture and challenged readers to write a poem to go with it.

Your challenge here, if you should accept it, is to write a poem exactly 15 words long for this picture. I find that word length restrictions open up creativity. Here is my submission:


Hold me back!
I don’t wish to harm you.
But my nature is to stab.


Please have fun in the comments section with your poetic interpretations.

And then, follow this flower:

Wordiferous Wanderings

September 21, 2012

The Daisybrain word generator brings you these much needed new words:

Ponderance, as in I pose this question for your ponderance….

Wordiferous, like vociferous, but can be silent & must involve many words….

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