Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Whirligig 214

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 "Litany for Our Lord Don Quixote" by Rubén Darío: warfare, pilgrim, hail, crowd, crest, roads, obscure, tales, shield, falsehood, disdain, reason

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

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Whirligig 213

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 River of Girls" by Tishani Doshi: murmur, surging, time, born, month, stain, tigers, breathing, mountain, singing, thighs, breasts

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

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Whirligig 212

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 "Memorabilia" by Australian poet Peter Rose: ditties, slash, stuff, hotel, boxfuls, edition, purblind, borrow, sheet, bookshop, doves, friend

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

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Whirligig 211

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 "White Dog" by Australian poet Susan Hampton: meditation, sit, tigers, together, monk, cowardice, protects, paddock, learn, dog, leaping, watch

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

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Whirligig 210

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 "Daylight rain" by Australian poet Michael Dransfield: daylight, drunk, hearth, forward, inside, money, fire, anywhere, words, sometimes, spacious, map

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

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Whirligig 209

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 "Blown Fuses" by Australian poet Pam Brown: painting, tobacco, cold, memory, tangerine, stoned, wire, think, sad, way, yourself, symbols

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

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Whirligig 208

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 "Waltzing Matilda" by A.B. "Banjo" Paterson: waltzing, drink, catch, billabong, shade, glee, alive, ghost, tree, shoved, pass, come

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