Wednesday, July 5, 2017

nary a moment true without their poems

                                                                                              Author Jérémy-Günther-Heinz Jähnick
Image: A Culture of regular Meetings (here)

the 11 of 12 given words:
walked shades together poems fruit wore 
favorite listened wine before festival:

walked the shades shadowed together
nary a moment true without their poems
fruit of their labour tucked safely under
it wore on a favorite of their own intrusions

they listened amidst wine and festivities
a gathering of like-minded souls as before
tagging along also members of their family
making it a convention of sorts and more

independence of people, a festival of culture
a meeting of fertile minds bandied about
in a fighting atmosphere of friendly banter
progressive poets' outing with big shouts

MMT's Sunday's Whirligig #119
Susan's at PU's Midweek Motif  -  independence

14 comments:

  1. The friendly way can win the day. Nothing wrong with trying to outdo the other, as long as all kept in good fun. Like #1 lol

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  2. A wonderful gathering: new poets and old, living and dead--and our families and friends. That's quite a crowd for independence! I love the title and the presence always of poetry written and unwritten.

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  3. ..."progressive poets outing"... Sounds stimulating and great fun!

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  4. It is always wonderful, when poets gather. Nice one, Hank!

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  5. I have yet to try a gathering like this, just a writers club now and then. I think I am happier on the net!

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  6. .,.and so it should be. A meaning message.

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  7. Nice One! what a wonderful gathering with so many poets in a festival of culture

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  8. That was a lovely gathering and fun time for poets.

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  9. I love this part:

    "a meeting of fertile minds bandied about
    in a fighting atmosphere of friendly banter"

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  10. "progressive poets' outing with big shouts" sounds like a delightful bunch and a place to be.

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  11. a great gathering to be sure. Poets expressing now there's inspiration in every corner

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  12. A gathering of poets, one big conversation! Back and forth they go, rhythm and rhymes, back and forth, no one lost for words.

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  13. What a great celebration you have described!

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