Throwback Friday – Spring Shower – Eric (EDC Writing)

‘Spring Shower’ – a light one…

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‘Spring Shower’  first fell into place two years ago this week – this its first time at the Cafe.

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Red kites ever circling
crapping on the washing
big birds no argument
quick cycle re-hang
damn it now it’s raining

Doves on the fence
at it don’t they ever stop
clouds rung dry again
washing takes a tumble
irony sinks in

Robin there’s always one
beak points to wet soil
kneel and trowel obediently
red breast a foot away
sun kissed distant memory

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EDC, an Englishman, a scientist, retired fellow, now writing, as is, whatever briefly comes into his head. Can be found blogging as ‘EDC Writing -Believing Sight Unseen’ at http://believingsightunseen.com

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Throwback Friday – Care Guide – Eric (EDC Writing)

A ‘poem and a line’ hung separately before, re-aired at the ‘Go Dog Go Cafe’ today…

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‘Poem and a line’ –  an early 2018 poem and a six word line – a light care guide to laundry! 

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Care guide no use
hand rub squeeze tight
deep soak wet through
hot wash why rush
spin-cycles least two
well-conditioned hell yes
iron best wrinkle free
airing-cupboard tight fit
while here clean sheets
okay mister don’t mess up
damn you’re doing it again

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She’s a tickle… he’s an itch

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EDC, an Englishman, a scientist, retired fellow, now writing, as is, whatever briefly comes into his head. Can be found blogging as ‘EDC Writing -Believing Sight Unseen’ at http://believingsightunseen.com

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Throwback Friday – Life’s Light – Eric (EDC Writing)

Life’s light felt right to post again over at the Cafe…

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Grey autumn day
clouds as far as eyes can see
breeze swept trees shake off leaves
smoke swirls from log-fired chimneys

Arm in arm they walk
snuggled close to share their warmth
each complete with one another
for them there is no other

The path they tread now clear ahead
past diversions left behind them
a footstep from the door they pause
embrace give looks that say it all

The key their love he sweeps her up
lips touch across the threshold
life’s light within first sign of spring
winter closed the door behind them

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EDC, an Englishman, a scientist, retired fellow, now writing, as is, whatever briefly comes into his head. Can be found blogging as ‘EDC Writing -Believing Sight Unseen’ at http://believingsightunseen.com

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EDC Writing – Posts Elsewhere (13/Mar/20)

My poem ‘River Crossing‘ submitted in response to the March 2020 prompt ‘Bridges’ is today posted by ‘Free Verse Revolution‘ under my full name – Eric Daniel Clarke.  My thanks to Kristiana Reed, who yet again came up with an intriguing image which got me reading my poem in yet another way – always a good thing.

Since my return in February to the ‘Go Dog Go Cafe‘ as a contributing writer I’ve been posting poems on ‘Throwback Friday’ – today’s poem ‘Next Door‘ is one of my earliest first posted back in 2016 – I started late yet in a literary sense this poem seems from a lifetime ago; and in someways it is.

Both poems will appear in ‘Shorts – a take on poetry

 

 

 

Promote Yourself Monday, 3/2/20 and Roundup for 2/24/20

It’s Monday, it’s the day to share a post of yours, be it poetry or prose, at the Go Dog Go Cafe…

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Welcome to Promote Yourself Monday.  All Go Dog Go Cafe community members are invited to post one link to one specific piece of their writing (600 words or less please!) they have published on their blog, Facebook page, or Instagram feed into the comments section below.

Another amazing week last week! We continue to see a growth of enthusiastic support and responses from around the world! The numbers: 340 comments, 269 views, and 44 likes. Most important, we had !!33!! posts shared with us, now is your chance to go back and take a look at these amazing writers and people just in case you missed one or two. If you post a link, be sure to read some of the other great writing people have linked to. As always, stay a while, scroll around, and write, write, share, write! Here are the posts our community…

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Promote Yourself Monday, February 24, 2020

Another Monday – you know what that means – it’s ‘Promote Yourself Monday’ over at the ‘Go Dog Go Cafe’. Are you new to writing or have been a while and would like to share what you do with others in the blogging world – well all you have to do is copy a link (your post’s http line) to the comments of the Go Dog Cafe post which you can open via the Go Dog Go Cafe reblog below. See you at the Cafe. Eric.

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Promote yourself Mon

Welcome to Promote Yourself Monday.  All Go Dog Go Cafe community members are invited to post one link to one specific piece of their writing (600 words or less please!) they have published on their blog, Facebook page, or Instagram feed into the comments section below.

If you post a link, be sure to read some of the other great writing people have linked to.

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Promote Yourself Monday, 2/17/20 and Roundup for 2/10/20

It’s ‘Promote Yourself Monday’ at the Go Dog Go Cafe – it’s a good place to visit, stay a while and read – and while you’re there today why not leave a link to a post of your short prose or poetry – you are welcome, young, old and those of us in denial of our age!

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Promote yourself Mon

Welcome to Promote Yourself Monday.  All Go Dog Go Cafe community members are invited to post one link to one specific piece of their writing (600 words or less please!) they have published on their blog, Facebook page, or Instagram feed into the comments section below.

What a great week we had last week! WOW! The numbers: 202 comments, 169 views, and 36 likes. Most important, we had 25 posts shared with us, now is your chance to go back and take a look at these amazing writers and people… I know I have some catching up to do.  As always, stay a while, scroll around, and write, write, share, write! — Stephen

https://redcat.wordpress.com/2020/02/09/pansarbjorne-visitor/

Poetry – While We Lay Together

Fangs

https://eluminoracreations.wordpress.com/2020/02/08/friday-flashback-stolen-blood/

Eugi's Weekly Challenge – Love – February 10, 2020

Feeding My Soul – Weekend Writing Prompt

https://hisnamewaszach.wordpress.com/2020/01/20/it-builds-character/

The Playlist

What do you see # 16 February 10, 2020

https://liyonadancer100.wordpress.com/2020/02/09/poems-from-the-past-pt-1/

Love…

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Promote Yourself Monday April 29, 2019

It’s Monday and maybe hard to do but why not pop over to the Go Dog Go Cafe and leave a link to your words and read others too …

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Welcome to Promote Yourself Monday.  All Go Dog Go Cafe readers, guest writers, and baristas are invited to post one link to one specific post (600 words or less please!) from your blog into the comments section below.

If you post a link, be sure to read some of the other great writing people have linked to.

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Promote Yourself Monday March 25, 2019

At sun rise in the UK woke to find ‘Promote Yourself Monday’ in play – time to leave your words over at the Go Dog Go Cafe …

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Welcome to Promote Yourself Monday.  All Go Dog Go Cafe readers, guest writers, and baristas are invited to post one link to one specific post (600 words or less please!) from your blog into the comments section below.

If you post a link, be sure to read some of the other great writing people have linked to.

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Promote Yourself Monday – February 4, 2019

Another week, first ‘Promote Yourself Monday’ of February – drop a link to a line or few of your creative poetry or prose over at the ‘Go Dog Go Cafe’ via the re-blogged post below …

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Welcome to Promote Yourself Monday.  All Go Dog Go Cafe readers, guest writers, and baristas are invited to post one link to one specific post (600 words or less please!) from your blog into the comments section below.

If you post a link, be sure to read some of the other great writing people have linked to.

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