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).

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Whirligig 225

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 "Bees Were Better" by Naomi Shihab Nye: breaking, bees, board, table, parking, messages, wings, silver, library, dancing, café, barely

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

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Whirligig 224

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 "Air and Angels" by John Donne: twice, flame, thought, angel, shapeless, ask, work, pure, flesh, allow, bright, wear

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

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Whirligig 223

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 "Lowering Your Standards for Food Stamps" by Sheryl Luna: bleach, blur, wait, humiliation, everything, games, dizzy, blame, smokes, poems, sing, fear

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

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Whirligig 222

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 "Olives" by Donald Hall: listened, alone, prowl, doddering, skulls, fifteen, inscrutable, wrinkles, velvet, skirts, blathering, daughters

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

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Whirligig 221

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 "Mother, Washing Dishes" by Susan Meyers: rarely, spared, finches, delivering, knuckles, greasy, mail, note, swirling, wanting, curb, news

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