Thank you Literature Today :)

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My Hamster Haiku is on page 106 πŸ™‚

You can get this wonderful anthology on Amazon as an e book or printed book πŸ™‚


Thank you Literature Today for taking a chance on my words πŸ™‚

Friday poetry prompt/FREE poetry Friday :)

Today’s (optional) prompt is to write a poem in which you very specifically describe something in terms of at least three of the five senses. So, for example, your poem could carefully describe the smell of something, the taste of something, and the sound of something. It might be helpful to pick things you have actually encountered during your day: a cup of coffee at the office (β€œburnt, flat, and joylessly acrid”), or a hyacinth in the neighbor’s yard (β€œriotously curled petals shading violet-lavender-white, against the dark-green glossy-smooth leaves”). (from



black wetness

slowly creeps
should not

gently lapping
are deceiving
as they

My poem “Flood” is in the latest edition of Literature Today (along with a lot of other great poems! FREE DOWNLOAD TODAY!)

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FREE poetry today (including one of mine) :)

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Get a FREE e-copy of Literature Today, a poetry anthology, a good introduction to different types of poems and different poets.Β  My own poem “Flood” is included in this anthology.

According to the book description:

The first edition of LITERATURE TODAY presents a collection of wide range of poems and stories dealing with the theme of “Man/Woman & Nature”. Each poem and story is an epic in itself. Be a part of this rare blend of creativity and conscience. Read and enjoy the soul searching representative poems and stories of sixty seven authors.