Tuesday, August 22, 2017

weekly prompts




Heart stones

too wet to drive
too far to hear you
we nap at lazy afternoons
cutting edges of blade turning things

remain calm and high
stay put and dry
wrapped, melted, accomplished, disappointed,
goodbye and memorized haphazard and do not ask why

Whirligig 125 

THIS WEEK'S WORDS come from "Carrying Water to the Field" by Joyce Sutphen: afternoons, cultivating, water, wrapped, cut, across, surprise, turning, blade, melted, gulp, accomplished



3WW, The Final Chapter (and Week No. 538) 


Goodbye, exclamation: farewell, adieu, au revoir, ciao, adios; bye, bye-bye, so long, see you later, see you, sayonara; bon voyage; cheers; noun: parting, leave-taking, send-off.
Memorize, verb: commit to memory, remember, learn by heart, get off by heart, learn, learn by rote, become word-perfect in, get something down pat.

Haphazard, adjective: random, unplanned, unsystematic, unmethodical, disorganized, disorderly, irregular, indiscriminate, chaotic, hit-and-miss, arbitrary, aimless, careless, casual, slapdash, slipshod; chance, accidental.