Message In Stanza

Poetry and Musings

Like dusty old bookshelves It’s time to dust off our minds New knowledge lays ahead   This a prompt from 3LinesTale   You’ll find full guidelines on the TLT page – here’s the tl;dr: Write three lines inspired by the photo prompt (& give them a title if possible). Link back to this post (& check the link shows up under …

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Here is a wonderful post by Pat Cegan. Check out her blog here: https://patcegan.wordpress.com Cicadas are singing the song of rain, cooler days filled with lush byways of fruit and flowers. The deafening roar of these prehistoric looking bugs, just before the rains begin, is a symphony to our ears. ++++++++++++++++++++ Cicadas are probably best …

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Have you ever read the newspaper The Onion before? I created my own satire article here for Funny Fridays from the made-up newspaper: The Egg. Here is the article: Mrs. Wong of Little Rock, Arkansas created her own AFR (academic for readiness) test for her students. It’s the Arkansas assessment test. Her students were performing poorly on all the school subjects like math …

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Oh the cavern, robust and ancient It’s typically dark and gloomy inside But gold resides in each cavern heart   This is a prompt from 3LineTales.   You’ll find full guidelines on the TLT page – here’s the tl;dr: Write three lines inspired by the photo prompt (& give them a title if possible). Link back to this post (& check …

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