Villanelle – Sleep

Prompt 21, Hour 21 Write a poem about what you are longing for most right now. *** Villanelle – Sleep 2020©DSCoremans I don’t know how I am still awake; long ago did I desire sweet sleep. The fog from my brain I’m trying to shake;…

Cry Hallelujah With A Desperate Heart

Cry Hallelujah With A Desperate Heart Cry hallelujah with a desperate heart from which all crosses carried hard shall bear The fruit of His word and love of His art Prayers expressed as words with an empty breath Upon deaf ears shall they fail to…

Villanelle – First Flight

Prompt 15, Hour 15 There are very few poems about air travel, even though there are a lot about driving, train travel, and subway commuting. Your prompt this hour is to write a poem about a plane trip. *** Villanelle – First Flight 2020©DSCoremans The…

Villanelle – I Care

Prompt 13, Hour 13 Write a poem about a physical activity you do all the time. It could be something mundane and chore related, such as brushing your teeth or mowing the lawn, or it could be something you do for fun, or for your…

Villanelle – Frankenstein

Prompt 12, Hour 12 This prompt has steps, and you have to do them in order. Don’t look ahead to the next step before completing the previous one. 1. Grab a book off a shelf at random. 2. Read the first line of the book…

Villanelle – Season of the Oft Depressed

Prompt 7, Hour 7 Write a poem titled Season of the (fill in the blank). The fill in the blank could be a reference, it could be an actual season, it could be something abstract, or concrete, anything you want. The key is to write…

Villanelle – Looking For Love

Hour 5, Prompt 5 Using one or more of these images as a jumping off point, write a poem. All of the images are sourced from Unplash.  *** Villanelle – Looking For Love 2020©DSCoremans I look for love every day In places others will not…