National Poetry Writing Month 2018, Day 27

The prompt for Day 27 is to pick a tarot card and write a poem about ‘the images or ideas that are associated with it’. My poem is inspired by the Two of Cups, and partly influenced by side 1 of David Sylvian’s Brilliant Trees album. Two of Cups 1 Fucking right ‘overindulging for the sake [...]

National Poetry Writing Month 2017, Day 27

My Day 27 poem for National Poetry Writing Month uses the prompt on—to write a poem exploring the sense of taste. Since my Day 26 was a long-ish poem, I wanted to make my Day 27 poem short—hence the haiku… New rain haiku The cloudburst has come the earthy smell of new rain wafts between the [...]