Beloved 

Yesterday’s prompt for Writing101 Poetry course was Beloved. Here is my concrete poetry experiment, dedicated to my best friends. They know who they are! Doing what they say Listening with my ears Speaking from my heart That’s how beloved friend are

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Fallacy

Well, Day 6 at Wrting101 Poetry Course’s prompt is Fallacy  by Jason Preu. Unsound arguments. Failures of reason. Today, let’s write poems that are wholly illogical. Bio: Jason Preu blogs at jasonpreu.wordpress.com. He’s a 2015/16 writer-in-residence with Kansas City’s Charlotte Street Foundation where he is writing a collection of 154 sonnets about your mom. Well […]

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Freedom

It is day five of Poetry at WP University, and I am playing with a limerick narrative on freedom. Let me know what you think.   When I was a corporate slave, and spent my days in an “office cave”, I lost touch with freedom. Where was my wisdom? Teaching my soul to be brave! […]

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Reflections and Magic

I missed day one and two of Wrting101 Poetry Course, here is my belated entry. Day 2: Reflections. Prompt is ‘Reflections’ by Melinda Kucsera  Everyone wants love but nobody knows what it is. Poets, philosophers and neuropsychologists, describe the greatest emotion we ever felt. “What is love” though, is still missing a universal truth. We […]

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A Split Second

Here I am again, exercising my beginner’s poetic grasp. Today’s prompt is “Seconds”. I got inspiration by traveling back to the day, minutes and last seconds I spent with my younger brother. His weak heart still beating, refusing to go, till it ended. This is my take: Striving to live forever like a cat with […]

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Sleep or Live

I wrote this poetry as an entry to today’s prompt of Writing101, Poetry: Sleep from Rohit Pandey. Bio: Rohit Pandey (aka R ‘I’ P) is an Indian blogger / writer from New Delhi, and a self-proclaimed “man with a heart.” You can read more from him on his blog, Straight From Heart and on Twitter […]

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Mundane Monday

This man was riding his bike early morning, and most likely going to work. Fast. It’s Monday. Meanwhile, I am on the other side of the canal, fiddling with my camera, while having breakfast and watching the ducks’ search for theirs. It just felt right to capture his passage, in whatever settings my camera had […]

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Writing201: Poetry Day 7-10

It has been lots of fun and hard work to follow WP Writing201 course on Poetry. Sadly, I couldn’t follow the last days of the course. Here goes day 7-10 assignments. Let me know what you think. And thanks for reading.

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