Announcing Christine’s January 2020 Movie Musical Creativity Prompt Challenge

I have a confession to make: I am a life-long musical fan.  From a very young age, I have been enchanted by such films at Singin’ In the Rain and Meet Me in St. Louis.  I know that many of you may not share my affection and may not experience a feeling of magic when … Continue reading Announcing Christine’s January 2020 Movie Musical Creativity Prompt Challenge

Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Devereaux Frazier and Beth Amanda are currently hosting the Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge which was started by our star writer Christine Ray. We hope to offer all of you something that will spark your creativity and willingness to participate. The prompts are designed to be quick challenges that can be written in 10 to 15minutes,  inspire … Continue reading Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Devereaux Frazier and Beth Amanda are currently hosting the Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge which was started by our star writer Christine Ray. We hope to offer all of you something that will spark your creativity and willingness to participate. The prompts are designed to be quick challenges that can be written in 10 to 15minutes,  inspire … Continue reading Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: New Year’s Prayer

For December, I looked to the titles of songs, movies, and books for my daily writing prompts. Although I tried to provide an interesting variety of prompts, these turned out more Christmas heavy than I intended.  My apologies to those of other faiths and/or traditions. These prompts are designed to inspire you to write a … Continue reading Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: New Year’s Prayer

Shhh

I should be working thinking typing away but then someone has asked me to lunch and I forgot all my work time duties associated with "good job" and "well done" instead I ran around eating lunchtime ramen until laughing was the only sound in my ears My other poems can be found on the blog … Continue reading Shhh

A Poet’s Postcard, by Ivor Steven

  A Poet’s Postcard   Dragonfly wings are open wide Guarding greenery under her sky Shading this wilderness courtyard The old poet’s postcard Full of eternal daydreams Nurtured upon a flowerbed’s requiem Now an empty ballroom’s finale dance Melpomene’s* everlasting romance   *Melpomene, is the daughter of Zeus and Mnemosyne, initially the Muse of Chorus, she … Continue reading A Poet’s Postcard, by Ivor Steven

Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: It’s a Wonderful Life

For December, I looked to the titles of songs, movies, and books for my daily writing prompts. Although I tried to provide an interesting variety of prompts, these turned out more Christmas heavy than I intended.  My apologies to those of other faiths and/or traditions. These prompts are designed to inspire you to write a … Continue reading Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: It’s a Wonderful Life

Promote Yourself Monday, December 30, 2019

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 … Continue reading Promote Yourself Monday, December 30, 2019

Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: Same Old Lang Syne

For December, I looked to the titles of songs, movies, and books for my daily writing prompts. Although I tried to provide an interesting variety of prompts, these turned out more Christmas heavy than I intended.  My apologies to those of other faiths and/or traditions. These prompts are designed to inspire you to write a … Continue reading Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: Same Old Lang Syne

Arioso

I hear poetry …in melodious notes of blue rain songas emerald moss croons to the lonely streamand shimmering fish dance in clear icy waters— an arioso symphony–When the white winter air clouds my warm breathwhile grey doves huddle in the barren treesand Northern Flickers peck, peck, peck…I hear poetry ©2018 Linda Lee Lyberg