True Darkness

True Darkness

This week at Mindlovemisery's Menagerie, we are diving into the depths of PERSONIFICATION. Our challenge is all about the use of personification in our writing. You will need to use the statement provided in your response – which can be poetry or prose. Our statement using, personification is: There was a heavy thunderstorm, the wind [...]

The Special Friend

The Special Friend

It's the Lucky Dip over at the MindloveMisery's Menagerie Blog!  Today our mission is to craft a Monotetra. Monotetra The monotetra is a new poetic form developed by Michael Walker. Each stanza contains four lines in monorhyme. Each line is in tetrameter (four metrical feet) for a total of eight syllables. What makes the monotetra [...]

After Midnight

It's the Saturday Mix over at Mindlovemisery's Menagerie This week our task is to write a poem or short story using personification and the statement, "The flood raged over the entire village." What began as a balmy summer breeze playfully ruffling the voile sheers had morphed into angry howling winds. Quaint beach homes dotting the [...]

Blowing It

Today's writing prompt at Mindlovemisery's Menagerie is the metaphor, "blowing one's own horn." Derek was an average kid. He made Bs and Cs in school, maybe an occasional A if he was lucky. His parents, however, claimed he was a 'gifted child.' They fawned over him mercilessly. If he failed, it was someone else's fault [...]

Change of Life

Welcome to the Saturday Mix – Unique Personality, 9 February 2019! This week we are diving into the depths of PERSONIFICATION. Our challenge is all about the use of personification in our writing. You will need to use the statement provided in your response – which can be poetry or prose. Our statement using, personification [...]