In the puzzle and spectacle that is the universe; a sliver of a moon embrace the full moon

The wind ride waves, for naughty or nice

The sun awakens waterfall held in the grip of winter –

And spring / she always lives life out loud!
Pat R

A quadrille, a 44 word poem
For dVerse Poets Pub where the prompt is : Puzzle



I’m adding my punctuations-and -enjambment and linking it here, since I just finished. To read more about the prompt, go : here


Nothing Being Equal

spring takes her chances
through the clutches of winter…
nothing being equal

Pat R


For Ronovan Writes Haiku where the prompt is: Chance & Equal

Slivers of Spring

welcome arrival –
slivers of spring, ushering
buds to young blossoms

surviving rugged winter
thankful for time of rebirth

Pat R


For Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge :
Destination & Guide ( using symonyms)




my dreams and I
we move as one –
like a kite in summer skies

Pat R


For Carpe Diem Haiku

Here is the quote to work with:

“People are afraid to pursue their most important dreams because they feel that they don’t deserve them, or that they’ll be unable to achieve them.” (Source: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho)