Day: 11/04/2016

Final Edition

“Read all about it!”
Shaming headlines and gossip
Life become public –
Red-banner-topped newspaper
Jesus’ final edition

written in response to today’s Daily Post single word prompt: newspaper.


‘Narrow is the Gate’

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge

Narrow is the gate
Hard to follow is the path
Leading us to Life

Prompted by this week’s Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge – ‘Life and Path’, and inspired by Matthew 7:13-14 (ESV)

Betrayal #NaPoWriMo2016 #GloPoWriMo2016


The price of a kiss?
What value on an embrace?
One night’s betrayal
Denying a lifetime’s love
Thirty pieces of silver

Today’s challenge was to write a poem which closely describes an object or place, and but ends with a much more abstract line that doesn’t seemingly have anything to do with that object or place, but which, of course, really does.