Category: Poetry

July 18, 2016 ~ JF

“Write a free form poem about the formula for happiness.” Formula for Happiness You want to know how to be happy, do you? A seeker, huh? Pursuer of that golden blessed state we all crave. This isn’t going to be easy for you to hear, so I’m giving […]

July 10, 2016 ~ JF

“Write a short rhyming poem inspired by the last novel you read.” All apologies. I suck at poetry. That’s sort of my husband’s wheelhouse. Besides, the main character of the last novel I read (re-read, let’s be honest) hates poetry. But here goes.   Hair the color of […]

July 6, 2016 ~ JF

“Write a poem, 12 rhyming lines, about getting increasingly drunk.” Friday Someone unqualified seems to be in charge of the jukebox, But the bartender is a next level raven haired fox. Do I want tequila, whiskey, vodka, gin? You ready to pour? I’m going all in. What’s this […]