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Posts Tagged ‘poetry

Sheila’s New Pet Project – Poetry!

July 12, 2012

Here are a few links to my new-found love – poetry.  If you’d have told me a year ago I’d be promoting POETRY on my website, I’d have said “Get out of here!” But it’s so much fun to write a poem in a coffe-break – and better than twiddling my thumbs on the bus […]

The Ballerina and The Belly Dancer | Authspot

April 3, 2011

  on: http://authspot.com/poetry/the-ballerina-and-the-belly-dancer/ A sestina about a prima ballerina … who wants to be a belly-dancer.  A  SESTINA POEM OF COLOUR, MOVEMENT AND DREAMS  

Setting the Scene for Sestina

March 29, 2011

Click on the link below, learn how to write a sestina – then teach the kids. It’s easy! http://bookstove.com/poetry/setting-the-scene-for-sestina/  

Haiku | Authspot

January 8, 2011

  SET YOURSELF ON FIRE AND LEARN HOW TO WRITE HAIKUS http://authspot.com/poetry/haiku-42/ Open the gate to a new revelation – HAIKU.  Click on the link above and grab your instructions to get you going.  Because…ONCE YOU START, YOU CAN’T STOP!

Fan Story – an Online Writing Community

October 15, 2010

  These are examples of my work I’d like to share with you on fanstory.com.   For the WINNER of an ‘About Writing’ contest, ‘A Stange Tale of Writer’s Block’ – Click here:  http://www.fanstory.com/displaystory.jsp?id=399045  for ‘WINTER ARRIVING’  – a haiku poem, click here: http://www.fanstory.com/displaystory.jsp?id=375156 for PLUMBER’S MATE – a grisly short story involving a hammer,click here:  http://www.fanstory.com/displaystory.jsp?id=383706 for WOLF – a bit […]


July 20, 2010

  The band plays a melody that sets the heart aflutter A Beautiful ballroom dress with glitter and sparkle Flounces in a myriad swatches  Of satin and silk and net – All the colours of the rainbow A dress that balls out and out again and again To reach an ankle connected to satin high-heeled […]