Dancing with Words

A Place for Poems

Written by I'm-not-a-writer women, these poems have a special place in my heart. Revisiting them, I made tiny, tender edits, predominantly to my visual components, occasionally to the poems. The second slideshow contains poems penned in Afrikaans. I hit the Publish button only to discover, a short while later, that the post would not load… Continue reading A Place for Poems

Dancing with Words

9 Writing Prompts for 9 Writing Days

Revamped and refreshed, here are 9 writing prompts, in a slideshow format, for 9 Writing Days. This doesn't mean you must write the whole day; write for a set amount of time - 15 minutes, or 30 minutes, or 45 minutes, or ¼ of the day - for 9 consecutive days. Begin Day 1 with… Continue reading 9 Writing Prompts for 9 Writing Days

Dancing with Words

Kurly’s Kitchen, Fred’s Fish

I'm heeding the advice don't put all your eggs in one basket by making an omelette gallery/slideshow for my dabbles in alliteration (aka Alliteration Anarchy), and my tendency to play with my food (aka The Food Tabloid). This is a safe kitchen, despite pregnant zucchinis and amorous onions. The Food Tabloid Alliteration Anarchy xxx TeaShell… Continue reading Kurly’s Kitchen, Fred’s Fish