WordSpa Photo Update (Posted to Facebook on January 17, 2016 at 09:27PM)
Woods I wish to grow dumber, to slip deep into woods that grow blinder with each step I take, til the fingers let go of their numbers and the hands are finally ignorant as paws. Unable to count the petals, I will not know who loves me who loves me…
What’s Your Favorite Poem?
Link: What’s Your Favorite Poem? – thanks to Joan Reidy for bringing this to my attention!
WordSpa Photo Update (Posted to Facebook on January 13, 2016 at 01:59PM)
Well, there’s snow here in Ohio! I am calling on any photographers who want to support the WordSPA ministries to share photos of winter wonder, snow humor and snow persons, lights in winter windows, birds at feeders, ice dripping, snowy paths…you get the idea. And if you have any wonderful…
WordSpa Photo Update (Posted to Facebook on January 10, 2016 at 01:54PM)
Have you heard that you can use the drop down button on the “liked” function above to decide to see the WordSPA Poems that you love as priorities on your newsfeed. Checking default or “see this first” helps to solve the problem of never having WordSPA poems show up on…
Paul Muldoon — A Conversation with Verse
Link: Paul Muldoon — A Conversation with Verse – One of my New Year’s resolutions was to listen more consistently to On Being with Krista Tippett. Her radio interviews are thought provoking, and because of how she chooses her guests, I find them very nourishing. Below I share the link…
WordSpa Update (Posted to Facebook on January 10, 2016 at 01:36AM)
Welcome to new Like Michelle Krankowski! It’s good to have you in our group. We hope that you and all new likes will jump into the comments on poems when they are posted, and especially which particular words or phrases strike you as meaningful, and why you feel that way.
WordSpa Update (Posted to Facebook on January 08, 2016 at 12:13AM)
Welcome to new like Rupsikha Duarah! We are glad to have you in the conversation!
The Rose Ensemble – Star in the East
Link: The Rose Ensemble – Star in the East – Blessings on your Epiphany, the 12th day of Christmas! Here is a beautiful reflection, lovely verse, printed here, and then and set to music below. Stay with the simple first sung verse…by the time they get to “Dearer to God…
WordSpa Update (Posted to Facebook on December 21, 2015 at 01:03PM)
Welcome to new LIKE Paula Maeder Connor! Glad to have you in the conversation!
Blackout Poetry: Creation Through Reduction
Link: Blackout Poetry: Creation Through Reduction – Something to try over the Holidays or in the New Year? My friend Carole Calladine has mentioned this blackout poetry method to me…I plan to try it. Has anyone ever used this as a springboard to creativity? If so, please share your experience…