Loose Change

It's Quadrille Monday over at the dVerse Poets Pub! Do you ever think about me? Does my existence enhance yours in the slightest, or is my presence in your life akin to clear gelatin? And if I suddenly disappeared, I wonder if you'd notice the absence of loose change jingling in your pocket.    

I Knew

I Knew

It's Open Link Night at the dVerse Poets Pub!   A Rondel is a French form consisting of 13 lines: two quatrains and a quintet, rhyming as follows: ABba abAB abbaA. The capital letters are the refrains, or repeats. The first time I met you I knew, I would be foolish to fall in love [...]

Good Things

It's Quadrille Monday over at the dVerse Poets Pub. The writing prompt is the word, cheer. "Cheer up!" They tell me. “Be grateful for the good things in life!” They’ll never understand. Without you, things are just things: diamonds are no different than plastic; filet mignon may as well be salami. But you! You're what [...]