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by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:25 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Ampersand April 2020
Replies: 50
Views: 149

Re: Ampersand April 2020

Janet, Bloom is an uplifting poem at just the right moment. Very nice. Your, Memories poem is sweet and loving and I love the thought of a "Buttermilk sky." I immediately thought of painting watercolors and have the perfect pigment for that buttermilk color.  I didn't grow up with a father past the ...
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Indarpendence
Replies: 64
Views: 235

Re: Indarpendence

Indar,

I'm enjoying this path you're taking us down, all of them. It's totally worth the risk.  :D
I wish I had more words to offer you tonight but I'm all out of gas. 

Are you going to keep with the trend? 

~Deb
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: MurMash 2020
Replies: 42
Views: 156

Re: MurMash 2020

Cue the music. Great fun. 

~Deb
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:13 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Con/Jur/d
Replies: 35
Views: 126

Re: Con/Jur/d

Reading Hypochrondria, you tumble me down the stairs of your poem enjoining me avoid the ringmaster of healing and disease sold for a pre-paid ticket at the circus while also avoiding the crowds buying the pulp.  Of course, I am on a trip.  Marcel Doc, Marcel put this more eloquently than I could h...
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: April Fools
Replies: 35
Views: 119

Re: April Fools

Vaughn Neeld wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 12:20 am
Deb, Not Yang--Cuomo! My man!

Of course. I've been imoressed by the man. I'd march in his army over any other person in control these days. 

Maybe 2024?
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: The Fences Are Down at Yasgur's Farm
Replies: 69
Views: 267

Re: The Fences Are Down at Yasgur's Farm

Tracy,  This strikes such a universal human chord. Made me miss my long-gone loved ones, stop, and think. This is a lovely poem. I think you can do good things with this. These stories and recipes passed down can now be saved on genealogy sites like FamilySearch.org under the family member's name fr...
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:57 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Colm's NaPo stuff
Replies: 54
Views: 190

Re: Colm's NaPo stuff

Colm, 

#5

"Empathy fatigue" exhausting, isn't it? You summed this up so well and the final line ties it up nicely. I enjoy your work and this is another good one. 

~Deb
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Fun After The News
Replies: 45
Views: 169

Re: Fun After The News

Marcel, your #4 has a beautiful flow for reading aloud. I like it.

~Deb
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: Sheeple
Replies: 33
Views: 119

Re: Sheeple

Pran, I'm embarrassed to say I've never heard of a dizain before. :oops: :shock: Now I have something new to learn. 8-)


Thank you, for the fine example.

~Deb
by Deb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: National Poetry Month Celebration 2020
Topic: RamblesAndBrambles
Replies: 21
Views: 74

Re: RamblesAndBrambles

So, that's how you coax the muse.  :D  Nicely done, Nanc.