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Nothing of Ugliness

Final day of NaPoWriMo and the final challenge. To turn a poem upside down. or to replace the words with their opposites. Not my kind of writing. Anyway I thought I’ll try Keats this time. Nothing of ugliness is sorrow short-lived, Ugliness going down very soon. It won’t change into something,will neither remain, A street […]

Poema Español

Day 29, penultimate challenge of NaPoWriMo. To write a poem using words from a foreign language. After failing miserably on multiple occasions to learn it. I had picked up a few Spanish words. I also used an online translator for a few extra words. Also added a bit of French into the mix. To learn […]

Blackspace

Day 28 of the NaPoWriMo challenge. A mere two days left. Todays challenge to write about a color. I chose to write about black or the lack of color. As darkness slowly falls all around me, Street lights beaming as bright as they can be. In the distance all the colors fade, As lack of […]

Speak of the Devil

Day 27 of NaPoWriMo. The challenge is to do an internet search of a common proverb and make a poem out of the search results. Not my favorite thing to do. I had to give it a shot, even though the prompts are optional not adhering to them would make me feel like a spoil […]

Recycled

Day 26 of NaPoWriMo. coming to terms with this new way of writing, which is nt writing at all. ‘Erasure’ is today’s challenge. To remove words or lines from poems to make different poems out of them. Quite a challenge but I will miss dreaming up the stuff. I thought I should try some Frost […]

Tale of A Lonely Lady

Day 25 of NaPoWriMo. Five days to go. Today’s challenge? To write a ballad. After thinking about various stories mostly mine or of people I know, I decided it was better to write something fictional. Once there was a special lady, She disliked her peers. Their intentions were so shady, They loved seeing her tears. […]

Nuances of a Confused Mind

Day 24 of the NaPoWriMo challenge. I feel delighted to be making my 24th post today. I also feel a little sad as I can see the month coming to an end. Todays challenge is to write about my favorite topic “me”. The twist was I have to uses anagrams made from my name. That […]