Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Day Thirty

Day Thirty-The End Poetry Is For Me My Tribute to National Poetry Month The learning has been fun, It’s challenged my brain I’ve learned I can do it, I don’t need to refrain We’ve done Bios and Ciquains, Synonyms, Antonyms, and Richtameter Who, What, Where, When, and Why poems We now think in Iambic Pentameter Penses Poems we did, are the Bomb! Credos and Tankas, and of course Haiku Shadowrama, Octopoems, made me work Senses and What if/I Might; I can do We’ve dealt with Five Lines, And then Nonets, and even a Triplet How about Couplets and Tyburns Windspark, and Poem in My Pocket For me Rhyme Royal reigned Supreme Acrostics and Free Verse were great It You Were and Tetractys, and then Diatelle poems kept us up late So whether in Terse Verse We claimed our soul’s styles We did our very best To meet Stephanie’s trials Stephanie’s our fearless leader These past seven years For without her guidance We’d all be in tears! Thanks Stephanie Peterson Abney for all your hard work!!

Monday, April 29, 2019

Day Twenty-Nine

Day 29-Bio Poem Known as Vicki, Gicki, Victoria, Tori, Mom, and Grandma Who is creative, happy, and loving Who enjoys being useful, creating things, using her talents, and loving God Who is able to do all these things because of a loving Father in Heaven Who feels like her life has purpose Who wonders sometimes if she makes enough of a difference in the world Who fears that in some ways she hasn’t Who cares about all of mankind and helping them in any way she can to bring them back to God Who dreams of an eternal home with her family around her

Sunday, April 28, 2019


Another cinquain begging to be written. Daughters Beautiful, creative Nurturing, gathering, wondering They show their love in so many ways Women

Day Twenty-Eight

Day Twenty-Eight- Cinquain Sons Helpful, joyful Loving, saving, offspring Are there for us in our needs Men

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Day Twenty-Seven

Day Twenty-Seven Terse Verse What do you call a Spanish dessert foodie? Flan Fan More What do you call a locomotive filled with PhD Grads? Brain Train What do you call a discussion about fruit? Peach speech. I just thought of another one. What do you call a film from the 60s? Groovie movie

Friday, April 26, 2019

Day Twenty-Six

Day Twenty-Six-Synonyms or Antonyms Poetry REPENTANCE Penitence, contrition, regretful, remorseful, atonement The chance for us to change with love A gift from our Father in Heaven above REPENTANCE Penitance, contrition, regretful, remorseful, atonement A gift from our Father in Heaven, a covenant.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Day Twenty-Five

Day Twenty-Five-Credo Poem I believe in the supernal goodness of humanity The strive to do good The service of others The struggle to do what's right The scramble to rise above But I don't believe in sparing no effort on our goals I believe in showing love to others I believe in the strength to go the distance I believe in self-worth for people of all walks of life And I believe in seeking to be the good in the world

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Day Twenty-Four

Day Twenty-Four-Diatelle Poem Eat Bacon Sizzlin' in My frying pan Good smells fill my kitchen Much tastier than Raisin Bran Why do you call my name? I need a plan How can I be good, when all I want is a treat The only thing I'll say, I know I can I can be strong and take a stand I can see a new Zen Be superman To be thin Again Sweet