Category Archive: poetry

Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Prompt : Street

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Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 66: (STREET) in the C rhyme line. If you want to participate, here’s the link:  RONOVAN WRITES  QUICK DESCRIPTION OF HOW TO WRITE A DÉCIMA: There are 10… Continue reading

A word & a poem

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  A word & a poem from my son. He is the serious poet in the family, and he will be sending me more poems during the year to publish on my blog.… Continue reading

My son’s interview : Parrot Literary Corner.

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I had to share this.  I loved my son’s answers. This will give you a sense of the man, his poetry, and his humor. He should be sending me another poem to publish… Continue reading

Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge : Dog Logs

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Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 64: (CLAP) in the A rhyme line. If you want to participate, here’s the link:  Ronovan Writes <_><_><_> A humorous entry, based on the fact that I… Continue reading

Poetry : An Ode To Friendship

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Finishing Line Press has published my son’s newest book of poetry! I’m trying to convince him to publish a poem on my blog at least once a month. If you’d like to see… Continue reading

Ronovan Writes Décima Prompt : R-Evolution

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Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 50: (DANCE) in the D rhyme line. 10 lines of poetrythat rhyme. 8 syllables per line. There is a SET RHYMING PATTERN:  ABBAACCDDC OR  two stanzas of ABBA/ACCDDC. If you… Continue reading

Ronovan Writes Décima & Haiku poetry challenge :

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DÉCIMA: 10 lines of poetry that rhyme. 8 syllables per line.   SET RHYMING PATTERN: ABBAACCDDC OR  two stanzas of ABBA/ACCDDC. THE CHALLENGE WORD:  (CONTRAST) in the A rhyme line. HAIKU:  3 lines.  5 syllables in the… Continue reading

Ronovan Writes poetry challenges: Décima : Gift. Haiku : Foolish.

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THE QUICK DESCRIPTION OF HOW TO WRITE A DÉCIMA: There are 10 lines of poetry that rhyme. 8 syllables per line. There is a SET RHYMING PATTERN we must stick to. ABBAACCDDC OR  two stanzas of ABBA/ACCDDC. Décima … Continue reading

RONOVAN WRITES poetry Challenge : Stable.

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This week’s RONOVAN WRITES poetry Challenge. You may, if you wish, make some kind of link between the Haiku Challenge prompt of (GRACE and Slip), and the Décima word STABLE. Décima:  The rhyming pattern is abbaaccddc with… Continue reading

Ronovan Writes Poetry Challenge : Decima & Haiku

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Décima  (8 syllables, 10 lines, rhyme pattern: abbaaccddc) Today’s Décima challenge is the word BLIND.  This word must be one of the C line words. Then the other C line(s) word(s) must rhyme with BLIND. Haiku   (5 – 7 –… Continue reading