Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Whirligig 232

Welcome to Sunday's Whirligig, a place for you and your muse to find inspiration. Each Wednesday I will post 12 words with which you may create a poem, a short story, or some other piece of writing. Use the words in any form, as many (or as few) of them as you wish.

You will be able to link your writing to this site on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

If you'd like to contribute 12 words, please e-mail them to me: magicalmysticalteacher@gmail.com


THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "You and I" by Stanley Moss: wanderer, create, guilty, particle, painter, potter, mercy, straw, end, follows, clay, all

Words will be posted here each Wednesday (most of the time).

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Whirligig 231

Welcome to Sunday's Whirligig, a place for you and your muse to find inspiration. Each Wednesday I will post 12 words with which you may create a poem, a short story, or some other piece of writing. Use the words in any form, as many (or as few) of them as you wish.

You will be able to link your writing to this site on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

If you'd like to contribute 12 words, please e-mail them to me: magicalmysticalteacher@gmail.com


THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "Magellan Street, 1974" by Maxine Kumin: until, apartment, stairs, flank, flamingos, kitchen, basil, garden, maps, sorrows, burn, cruise

Words will be posted here each Wednesday (most of the time).

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Whirligig 230

Welcome to Sunday's Whirligig, a place for you and your muse to find inspiration. Each Wednesday I will post 12 words with which you may create a poem, a short story, or some other piece of writing. Use the words in any form, as many (or as few) of them as you wish.

You will be able to link your writing to this site on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

If you'd like to contribute 12 words, please e-mail them to me: magicalmysticalteacher@gmail.com


THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "The Loft" by Richard Jones: bed, river, room, burned, listened, weaving, empty, dreaming, final, calm, spoke, arms

Words will be posted here each Wednesday (most of the time).

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Whirligig 229

Welcome to Sunday's Whirligig, a place for you and your muse to find inspiration. Each Wednesday I will post 12 words with which you may create a poem, a short story, or some other piece of writing. Use the words in any form, as many (or as few) of them as you wish.

You will be able to link your writing to this site on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

If you'd like to contribute 12 words, please e-mail them to me: magicalmysticalteacher@gmail.com


THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "I Stop Writing the Poem" by Tess Gallagher: fold, shirt, woman, standing, matter, nothing, hands, watching, bring, poem, somewhere, done

Words will be posted here each Wednesday (most of the time).

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Whirligig 228

Welcome to Sunday's Whirligig, a place for you and your muse to find inspiration. Each Wednesday I will post 12 words with which you may create a poem, a short story, or some other piece of writing. Use the words in any form, as many (or as few) of them as you wish.

You will be able to link your writing to this site on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

If you'd like to contribute 12 words, please e-mail them to me: magicalmysticalteacher@gmail.com


THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "Her First Calf" by Wendell Berry: fate, current, pursuit, welcome, seizes, water, face, always, eases, gathers, arrival, other

Words will be posted here each Wednesday (most of the time).

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Whirligig 227

Welcome to Sunday's Whirligig, a place for you and your muse to find inspiration. Each Wednesday I will post 12 words with which you may create a poem, a short story, or some other piece of writing. Use the words in any form, as many (or as few) of them as you wish.

You will be able to link your writing to this site on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

If you'd like to contribute 12 words, please e-mail them to me: magicalmysticalteacher@gmail.com


THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "Those Who Love" by Sara Teasdale: love, fragile, fighting, chance, fragrant, things, spoke, light, gardens, strength, hearing, pass

Words will be posted here each Wednesday (most of the time).

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Whirligig 226

Welcome to Sunday's Whirligig, a place for you and your muse to find inspiration. Each Wednesday I will post 12 words with which you may create a poem, a short story, or some other piece of writing. Use the words in any form, as many (or as few) of them as you wish.

You will be able to link your writing to this site on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

If you'd like to contribute 12 words, please e-mail them to me: magicalmysticalteacher@gmail.com


THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "Te Aro 12" by David Beach: road, bystanders, telling, turning, film, fashion, creative, cutting, location, scene, taking, backdrop

Words will be posted here each Wednesday (most of the time).