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NaPoWriMo, week three

April 15, 2013

National Poetry Writing Month, April 15th week three
National Poetry Month

      If you are a dreamer come in
      If you are a dreamer a wisher a liar
      A hoper a pray-er a magic-bean-buyer
      If you’re a pretender come sit by my fire…

                Shel Silverstein

Welcome to April’s third week of poems. How is your beanstalk growing? We are happy to continue offering this poem basket space to share your poems here. Please post specific links to any poems you write during this week and would like to share, whether posted only here or here and somewhere else as well.
Write a poem every day, fine by us.  Write fewer poems than every day, that’s also fine!  No counting here, just a gathering place. Poets and poems welcome here.

      As it has been said:
      Love and a cough
      cannot be concealed.
      Even a small cough.
      Even a small love.

        Anne Sexton

      During April We Write Poems will continue doing our usual Thursday weekly poem prompts.

  1. April 15, 2013 4:35 am

    Day 14 NaPoWriMo – A Writer’s Gift –

  2. April 15, 2013 9:12 am

    Inspirational quotes, Neil!

    Napowrimo #13, Britney writes on the wild side

  3. April 15, 2013 12:28 pm

    Double duty for this poem here. It is the first, the “only” thus far, that I’ve written this April month. Don’t believe in writer’s block. But there is still “not writing” and that’s where I have been. Doing these prompts and this other stuff for WWP – I tell myself, these are my poems in a way. Not a quite convincing consolation. So, here’s one.

    morning poem

    • April 18, 2013 2:24 am

      Neil, you have been doing a lot of writing, inspiring others and reflecting the true spirit of Napowrimo, which is to encourage the spread of poetry. I shall be over to look at yours straightaway.

      • April 18, 2013 2:51 am

        You are a dear and kind person Viv. Love you. 🙂 neil

  4. April 15, 2013 12:51 pm

    Thanks for this place, wwp. Day #15


  5. April 16, 2013 4:09 am

    I missed linking yesterday, as well

    It’s lovely to be here I don’t feel overloaded like I do on some of the Napo sites.

  6. April 16, 2013 11:14 am

    This is one for day 16, sort of to Miz Quickly’s prompt. Thanks for the space.


  7. April 17, 2013 12:38 am

    day 17: also to Miz Quickly’s quick prompt.

  8. April 17, 2013 2:09 pm

    Day 17 and I am really tired. Thanks for the space.


  9. April 17, 2013 5:54 pm

    Wowee, still writing? Pamela I gave myself permission not to write yesterday. 🙂 Not worrying about writing. Still I need to. So there lies the dilemma. Now, if only I could make up for lost time before wandering off for the day…

    she is luminous with animals

  10. April 17, 2013 11:11 pm

    I eked out a poem…like someone ekes out a living.

    we’re seriously funny & clearly confused

  11. April 18, 2013 2:24 am

    Day 18: – Miz Quickly’s prompt:

  12. April 18, 2013 12:06 pm

    Day 18 with Poets and Writers day 17 prompt. I didn’t want to write about the news, past or current. Thanks again.


  13. April 18, 2013 6:20 pm

    I’ve got a silly one for WWP’s animal prompt.

    Bridget was a tiger

  14. April 19, 2013 12:01 pm

    This is for Mz Quickly’s day 19 postcard prompt. Thanks for the space.


  15. April 19, 2013 5:54 pm

    cough cough (pardon the dust), I’m still here.

    Bridget clears out the closet

  16. April 20, 2013 7:55 am a reluctant prose poem. Back to read all later.

  17. April 20, 2013 2:27 pm

    My attempt at prose from Miz Quickly’s day 20.


  18. April 20, 2013 6:36 pm

    For Miz Quickly’s prompt as well.

    Bridget writes in prose

  19. April 21, 2013 9:01 am

    Another late poem, it’s midnight!

    Bridget asks, who am I?

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