Author Archives: The Abject Muse

Boys in the Woods

This week’s prompt for Mindlovemosery’s Menagerie First  Line Friday is: They congregated up in the hills, far away from judging eyes.   They congregated up in the hills, far away from judging eyes. Who could blame them? Had the narrow-minded townsfolk gotten wind of what those boys (who are now men) were up to, well, […]
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Evicting Earl

Today’s poetry form over at the dVerse Poets Pub, is the dizain. You’re truly not the guy you used to be And I’m not the girl I was yesterday. But what do you see when you look at me? Saggy, wrinkled skin? Thinning hair of gray? You don’t have time to look at me these […]
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One Steamy Dip

Today’s prompt at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai is “skinny dipping in the moonlight.” you and me wearing only moonlight’s sweet shimmer rippling the ocean. Our clothes wait patiently in a tangled pile on shore.  


  This week’s Haiku prompts at Ronovan Writes are ripple and wind.   Gentle winds ripple her sheer silken dress — clearly she forgot to shave.    


It’s Quadrille #83 over at the dVerse Poets Pub. Today’s writing prompt is to create a quadrille using the word sun.     Willow tree leaves flutter graceful silvery green— not quite shiny. Two young butterflies at play dipping, diving, spiraling through the air. A field of sunflowers turn their faces skyward as if the […]
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