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National Poetry Month Day 30: April 30, 2020

Hello Everyone! It's the very last day of the poem-a-day challenge! Whew! What a month! I have never in my life produced so much (30...

National Poetry Month Day 29: April 29,2020

Hello everyone! It's the second-to-last day of the poem-a-day challenge!!! I can't believe I've almost made it to the end! Today's word...

National Poetry Month Day 28: April 28, 2020

It's Day 28 of the poem-a-day challenge and BOY am I feeling the strain! Today's word is "discretion." I was having MAJOR trouble coming...

National Poetry Month Day 24: April 24, 2020

Heading into the home stretch of the poem-a-day challenge... Today's word is "Erase" but I took some creative liberty and changed it to...

National Poetry Month Day 22: April 22,2020

Hello everyone! Welcome to day 22 of the poem-a-day challenge! Whoa man, today's word, "malfunction," seriously gave me trouble (with a...

National Poetry Month Day 21: April 21, 2020

It's day 21 of the poem-a-day challenge! Today I was given the word "Frumpy," which is a word that, as it so happens, describes me...

National Poetry Month Day 20: April 20,2020

Wow, I made it for 20 days with this poem-a-day challenge! Who would've thought?! After yesterday's poem, full of deep, dark, depressing...

National Poetry Month Day 19: April 19, 2020

Today's poem-a-day challenge word is "Reorganize." This poem originally started out super silly, but my thoughts today kept diverting...

National Poetry Month Day 18: April 18,2020

It's day 18 of the poem-a-day challenge! My word is "Snippet." I'm not sure how or why, but that word led me to write this poem/story,...

National Poetry Month Day 16: April 16, 2020

It's Day 16 of the poem-a-day challenge and my word was "Bamboozled!" Not sure what to say about this poem, except that you'll see I...

National Poetry Month Day 15: April 15, 2020

It's day 15 of the poem-a-day challenge! Today's word is "Fool" and, as an '80s child, I can't hear the word without thinking of "The A...

National Poetry Month Day 14: April 14, 2020

It's poem-a-day challenge day 14! The word given to me was "Impact," but I fudged it a little to help with the rhyme (I'm allowed!). As...

National Poetry Month Day 13: April 13, 2020

Hello Everyone! Thanks for sticking with me! Today's poem-a-day challenge word was "Finish." In this poem, I confess one of my deepest,...

National Poetry Month Day 12: April 12, 2020

Hello! It's been almost a week since one of my poem-a-day poems referenced the pandemic, so you knew one had to be coming, right!? My...

National Poetry Month Day 11: April 11, 2020

The word given to me today in the poem-a-day challenge was "Insect," which (I have recently learned) is almost as hard to rhyme as the...

National Poetry Month Day 9: April 9,2020

Here we are on Day 9 of the poem-a-day challenge! Today's word is "Orange," which, as all poets know, is impossible to rhyme. It is so...

National Poetry Month Day 8: April 8, 2020

Today's poem for the National Poetry Month poem-a-day challenge is "based on a true story" from my days as a single gal in NYC. Let's...

National Poetry Month Day 6: April 6, 2020

I'm sorry friends. I tried REALLY hard to come up with another happy or humorous poem today, but I'm finding myself in a bit of a funk....