Wintering, one of five poems in the Bee Sequence Sylvia Plath wrote shortly before her death. Vivid imagery and unique descriptive language combine as winter sets in and the bees slow down. Plath further explores identity and power, the will to survive, as the spirit wanes and spring inspires.
"Word Prompts Help Creativity / Week 13 is an article I write each week where I encourage everyone to be creative and write something on a single word prompt. Write whatever you want. A short story, poem, a combination of both, a song. You are in control. The only requirement is to have fun.
I wrote this in January 2015---A love story from eons ago between a handsome warrior and a beautiful Indian girl. When the wilderness spoke of love to this warrior--it set his heart ablaze with such passion he could not stop until Morning Glory was his wife.
88Word Prompts Help Creativity is an article I write each week. I toss out a single word for us to use as a starting place to focus our creativity. We can write a short story, a poem, a song, or anything your muse comes up with for this word. The important part is to have fun while writing.
As imperfect humans, and even more imperfect writers, no wonder that we've all met at this imperfect Hub Pages Network. But we love it -- and all these years that have passed are attesting to it -- along with friendships, even if virtual, that we have created here.
The best example of our nature being to be explained, if we say that nature is bound by the rules of its habit, all its leaves fall off in the winter season and the leaves grow slowly towards the end of spring. When the leaves turn green, the whole tree slowly flowers and bears fruit.
Word Prompts Help Creativity / Week 11 is an article where I try to give Hubbers a small spark to be creative. I choose a word to use as a prompt. We then use this word to write a poem, an article, short story, or whatever journey our muse takes us down. The object is simple. Have fun while writing.
Like Clint Eastwood said in "Dirty Harry": "Man should know his limitations", and that could also refer to all those who undertake writing something other than a letter.
Life is an amazing journey. A journey worth enjoying. It is too short to be unhappy, or hold grudges, or have regrets. This journey may not be always smooth. But we manage to forge ahead. We meet different people; We make wonderful friends. We laugh, sometimes we are sad but we learn along the way.
I'm not a billionaire yet, whether or not I become one, still Your unmerited abundant love, grace and favour, I'll always remember.
Pray for Rosina Kahn is a poem I tossed together quickly to ask fellow Hubbers to pray for Rosina. It seems she has Covid and is not doing well. Please join me in prayer for her healing. I figure I can reach more people here, rather than posting a short note on feed. Praying for other Hubbers too
Word Prompts Help Creativity / Week 10 is an article I write weekly. I pick one word we use to write a poem or short story. Hopefully it gives us a break from our normal routines & lets those creative juices flow. Who knows, maybe our next best seller. The ultimate goal is to simply have fun.
Golden temple or the golden calf after all those pyramids?- Exodus
A series of nonsensical poems I wrote and decided to put together into a compilation.
It's a challenge, it's fun, but it definitely must feel different than to those whose English is their native language.
Friendship — a piece of writing on Brenda’s prompt week 9. All I can say is "Love can break but friendship never." On the long river of life, When the storm blows And nothing stops it, Friendship is a lifeline.
The birthday of our children is a very important day for us. It is a celebration of the day they came into this world and brought so much joy to us. It is a day to cherish who they are and to remind ourselves and also them how important they are and recognize their achievements and accomplishments.
A poem using some ethereal friends in harmony, to show an ideal in relation to the core of friendship
Word Prompts Help Creativity / Week 9 is an article I write weekly. It is to encourage Hubbers to write a poem or a short story using the word prompt provided. Hopefully this word will inspire your next masterpiece, but the goal is to learn to have a bit of fun while writing.
A poem and prose, extolling the virtues of Love and Wisdom. A Dedication to Mary Norton