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B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond: William E. Stafford – November 5, 2016

  . Greetings, friends of MindLoveMisery’s Menagerie! For this week we will reinterpret another existing poem as a shadorma.  This poem has haunted me for years and I’ve debated sharing … Continue reading

November 5, 2016 · 8 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond: Bob Dylan – October 22, 2016

  ‍ Greetings, friends of MindLoveMisery’s Menagerie! For this week we will look at the poetry of Bob Dylan – who was awarded The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2016“for having … Continue reading

October 22, 2016 · 7 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond: Zeki Majed – September 24, 2016

  Greetings, friends of MindLoveMisery’s Menagerie!   Please accept my sincerest apologies for being so far behind in visiting and commenting on your posts, as I am in the middle … Continue reading

September 24, 2016 · 8 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond: Robert Fagles – September 17, 2016

Greetings, friends of MindLoveMisery’s Menagerie! For this week we will continue to follow Candy’s lead by reinterpreting an existing poem as a shadorma. A shadorma is, of course, written with a … Continue reading

September 17, 2016 · 10 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond: Twelfth Song – August 27, 2016

Greetings, friends of MindLoveMisery’s Menagerie!  This is Paloma, returning to B&P’s S&B to fill in for Bastet.  I’d like to thank Bastet for her patience over the past few months. And … Continue reading

August 27, 2016 · 9 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond – Shadorma: Leaves – May 28, 2016

◊ Hello everyone!  This is Paloma, greeting you from B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond. For this week I would like you to write a condensation of Sara Teasdale’s poem, “Leaves”, in Shadorma form. … Continue reading

May 29, 2016 · 6 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond – Tanaga, Revisited – May 14, 2016

◊ Hello everyone!  This is Paloma, greeting you from B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond. For this week you have the choice of writing a shadorma (a non-rhyming six-line poem in 3/5/3/3/7/5), or … Continue reading

May 14, 2016 · 8 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond – April 30, 2016

Greetings!  This is Paloma.  Welcome to another episode of B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond! This week’s inspiration comes from a video of the wild ponies at Assateague Island, near Ocean City, … Continue reading

April 30, 2016 · 12 Comments

Heeding Haiku With Chèvrefeuille – April 6th, 2016 – Cherry Blossoms

Dear friends of MLMM, Welcome at a new episode of Heeding Haiku ….   This is Paloma, filling in for Chèvrefeuille.   Our deepest sympathy goes out to our host and his … Continue reading

April 6, 2016 · 9 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond – March 18, 2016

‌‌ Hello Folks … this is Paloma with the latest issue of B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond. For this week I’d like to keep it simple.  Please write a shadorma (non-rhyming six-line … Continue reading

March 19, 2016 · 18 Comments