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B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond – Bytelle – May 23, 2015

♦ Greetings from Paloma, with the latest edition of B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond. For this week you may write a shadorma – a non-rhyming sestet with a syllable count of … Continue reading

May 23, 2015 · 44 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond – Tetractys – May 16, 2015

Hello Everyone! Today I thought we’d look at the Tetractys – it’s another of the short poetry forms; invented by Ray Stebbing it consists of at least 5 lines of 1, … Continue reading

May 16, 2015 · 18 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond – Triolet – May 9, 2015

. Hello everyone!  This is Paloma again, greeting you from B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond. Thank you for participating in last week’s challenge! For this week you have the choice of writing … Continue reading

May 9, 2015 · 11 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond – The Villanelle – May 2, 2015

Hello Folks! We’re smack dab in the middle of spring and I thought it’d be nice to visit an old friend; the Villanelle! “A villanelle is an ancient Italian pastoral … Continue reading

May 2, 2015 · 33 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond – Cinquenta – April 25, 2015

◊ 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

April 25, 2015 · 21 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond – April 18, 2015

Hello everyone! I used to write regularly for a Blog entitled: We Drink Because We are Poets.  One day in August 2013, Sahm King put up this post up: “Have you … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · 21 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond – The Baker Street – April 11, 2015

◊ Hello everyone!  This is Jen again, greeting you from B&P’s Shadorma & Beyond.  Thank you for participating in last week’s challenge! For this week, you have the choice of writing … Continue reading

April 11, 2015 · 40 Comments

B&P’s Shadorma and Beyond – Ghazal – April 4, 2015

Hello Everyone, and before I begin, I thought I’d explain first of all our title change. As you know, some months ago Jen from ‘Blog it or Lose it!’ joined … Continue reading

April 4, 2015 · 37 Comments

BJ’s Shadorma & Beyond – Sijo – March 28, 2015

◊ Hello everyone!  This is Jen again, greeting you from BJ’s Shadorma & Beyond.  Thank you for participating in last week’s challenge! For this week you have the choice of … Continue reading

March 28, 2015 · 24 Comments

BJ’s Shadorma & Beyond – Monotetra – March 21, 2015

Hello Folks … here we are again to introduce you to another poetry form prompt, and I’d just like to say that you’ve been real troopers coming up with some really … Continue reading

March 21, 2015 · 13 Comments