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the PAB – poetry alliance of bloggers. da’s right!
June 24, 2008, 5:31 am
Filed under: Blogroll, blogs, dogs, friends, life, writing | Tags: , , , , , ,

oooh, our first blog poetry slam.   that’s right.  motivated by lavenderbay‘s poems from the past, i’ve decided that we, the bloggers, are going to cowrite a poem….starting now!

it’s simple.  i start with a line, another blogger follows with another line, and so on and so on.  you can submit as many lines as you want, but they cannot be continuous!  no one can have two lines in a  row! no rules other than that:  any meter, alliterate if you wish, rhyme at will or not at all!  oh, and send friends over to add a line!

the poem ends itself…

i have high hopes for you all!

let’s begin:

expectations high, i profer a line

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stretching strong in the sun, restday overalls dripping

Comment by lavenderbay

water, ocean, sea, and the gray sky

Comment by twobarkingdogs

over dog toys i couldn’t help tripping

Comment by goodbear

With a basket of laundry tucked under one arm

Comment by eyegillian

the strong smell of fresh tuna in the breeze

Comment by PennyCat

I gathered my thoughts and stumbled toward the clothesline

Comment by hamptonite

I figure it couldn’t do any harm

Comment by Kathryn

to hang the well worn quilt in the bright sunshine

Comment by hamptonite

to enjoy a nice, thundering sneeze.

Comment by lavenderbay

japanese beetles, shining teal and blue

Comment by goodbear

gypsy moth catapillars and their fuzzy white hue

Comment by hamptonite

a blue butterfly flitted gently by my face

Comment by Gina

In the distance the faint sound of a can opener

Comment by PennyCat

some days life is gentle, some days it’s a race

Comment by eyegillian

as the lid slides softly from the tin of Miss Mew

Comment by lavenderbay

I was my fur with paws of grace

Comment by PennyCat

I wash my fur with paws of grace (cats have trouble typing sorry)

Comment by PennyCat

And quickly giggle and skitter for my stew

Comment by livingisdetail

content with my feast, I find my patch of sun

Comment by PennyCat

the quilt dry and warm, lays folded in the chair

Comment by PennyCat




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