Tag Archives: Writer’s Island

Wordplay #20

  Wordplay #20  Tabaret tab-a-ret> striped upholstery fabric: hard-wearing fabric with alternate satin and watered silk stripes. Use: upholstery Strong Cloth Existence Senses that her life is stitched together like tabaret fabric. Periods of smooth moments, spent with others who … Continue reading

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Journey Stone #26

  Journey Stone #26  Image Picture created by words on a page. Sometimes a poem, a definition, other times a thought, or a whole train of them, moving on a track that wends its way through this life I improvise … Continue reading

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Finding Home

  Attention: Journal Writing Prompts will begin on Monday, October 25.   Today I’m not responding to a prompt. Today it’s just me, the words, and an empty page. Guess I’m going back to basics. At least it could be seen … Continue reading

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Fishing Lessons

  For Writers Island Prompt #21 The Fisherman http://writersisland.wordpress.com/ “Betty!” My father’s voice echoed in my ears. I immediately sat up, wide awake from my afternoon nap. My Dad had died just over fifteen years ago, at home, in a city … Continue reading

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Perfect Imperfection

For Writers Island prompt #18:  If Only http://writersisland.wordpress.com/ This is what I wrote, on the spur of the moment, the last time I was faced with this prompt:  Circling Flashbacks Ah yes, those famous “If Only’s.” Vultures that visit in … Continue reading

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A Half A Dozen Words

For Writer’s Island Prompt: #17 Time Travel http://writersisland.wordpress.com and We Write Poems: prompt 16  Six word memoirs http://wewritepoems.wordpress.com/2010/08/19/thursday-prompt-16-six-word-memoirs/ with additional six word topics from http://sixwordmemoirs.aarpmagazine.org/topics/General#share This is a blending of two different prompts with an assist from a third. A bit … Continue reading

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Shopping For Resurrection

For Writer’s Island prompt #12  reunion http://writersisland.wordpress.com/ Every parting gives a foretaste of death, every reunion a hint of the resurrection. __Arthur Schopenhauer I have a real thing about words, if you haven’t noticed. Love playing with them, tearing them … Continue reading

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Challenges

In response to Claudette’s Writing Challenge # 1  “the Power of Creativity” Was very surprised when I went to check out the Writer’s Island prompt for today. The site has been closed and there will be no more weekly prompts. … Continue reading

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