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Ariel, Pacific NW poet

writing confessional and haunting poetry.

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Love poems

Mar 15 prompt

It’s going to be a quick one today … Continue reading “Mar 15 prompt”

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Mar 14 prompt and poem

This should get us caught up and current … Continue reading “Mar 14 prompt and poem”

Mar 13 prompt and poem

And for a companion piece to Tuesday’s animusContinue reading “Mar 13 prompt and poem”

Mar 12 prompt and poem

Yeah – I’m rubbish at doing things consistently lately.  Continue reading “Mar 12 prompt and poem”

Mar 11 Prompt & poem

So – my current reality means I am going to be Continue reading “Mar 11 Prompt & poem”

Mar 4 Prompt & poem

Starting the work week – and really liking the latin Continue reading “Mar 4 Prompt & poem”

Mar 3 Prompt & poem

Sorry for being AWOL! I had a March 1 deadline for finishing Continue reading “Mar 3 Prompt & poem”

Feb 20 Prompt & poem

Today let’s look at saying goodbye to those you love … Continue reading “Feb 20 Prompt & poem”

Feb 19 Prompt & poem

I am continuing focusing in on Continue reading “Feb 19 Prompt & poem”

Feb 18 Prompt & poem

Let’s get this week started …

Monday’s poetry prompt is “psithurism – the sound of the wind through trees”. … as it pertains to love, of course. Continue reading “Feb 18 Prompt & poem”

Feb 17 Prompt & poem

Okay – Let’s get caught up here …

Sunday’s poetry prompt is “moira- a person’s fate or destiny”. … as it pertains to love, of course. Continue reading “Feb 17 Prompt & poem”

Feb 16 Prompt & poem

Late posting … issues.

Saturday’s poetry prompt is “rimjhimc –  a light tapping sound produced by a series of raindrops rapidly falling and hitting onto a surface”.  Continue reading “Feb 16 Prompt & poem”

Feb 15 Prompt & poem

Posting late … issues.

Friday’s poetry prompt is “dormiveglia –  the space that stretches between sleeping and waking … Continue reading “Feb 15 Prompt & poem”

Feb 14 Prompt & poem

Posting late … issues.

Thursday’s poetry prompt is “lacuna – a blank space, a missing part”. Continue reading “Feb 14 Prompt & poem”

Feb 13 Prompt & poem

Hello again! One day left to go until Valentine’s. Continue reading “Feb 13 Prompt & poem”

Feb 12 Prompt & poem

Okay – I think I have My Pixy functional again. You should know by now Continue reading “Feb 12 Prompt & poem”

Feb 11 Prompt

Still having computer issues, so another no-frills post.

Mondays prompt is “sweven – <n> a vision seen in sleep; a dream”. Write us of a sweven of love!

Feb 10 prompt

Today’s prompt is going to be frill-free and basic; my laptop, Pixy, is being very uncooperative and narcoleptic.

I hope, if she gets enough power, to fill this post out later with a sample poem.

Sunday’s prompt is to write a love poem inspired by “apricity – the warmth of the sun in winter”.

Feb 9 prompt & poem

Saturday’s and Valentine’s Day Continue reading “Feb 9 prompt & poem”

Feb 8 prompt & poem

Friday’s prompt … Continue reading “Feb 8 prompt & poem”

Feb 7 prompt

Thursday …

Today’s prompt  “appetence – an eager desire, an instinctive inclination, an attraction or natural bond”. Continue reading “Feb 7 prompt”

Feb 6 prompt & poem

Wednesday … I’m late. Sorry. Continue reading “Feb 6 prompt & poem”

Feb 5 prompt & poem

Tuesday … and we are going Continue reading “Feb 5 prompt & poem”

Feb 4 prompt & poem

Monday … what lovely prompt Continue reading “Feb 4 prompt & poem”

Feb 3 prompt & poem

Let’s make it easy – SuperBowl Sunday should Continue reading “Feb 3 prompt & poem”

Feb 2 prompt & 2 poems

What can I say – two has always Continue reading “Feb 2 prompt & 2 poems”

Feb 1 prompt & poem

Happy February! Continue reading “Feb 1 prompt & poem”

Jan 31 prompt & poem

Thursday – And I will be fighting Continue reading “Jan 31 prompt & poem”

Dec 15 prompts & poem

Screenshot 2018-12-15 14.07.33Today is the day before the 16th.  And despite my efforts, December’s Ariel List of Poetry Prompts refuses to Continue reading “Dec 15 prompts & poem”

Dec 14 prompts & poem

Your Song lyrics

A night of poetry and friends last night at Salem Poetry Continue reading “Dec 14 prompts & poem”

Dec 13 prompts & poem

 

Monday was a 30th anniversary of sorts – I keep circling around it coming closer to being able to give it a voice, Continue reading “Dec 13 prompts & poem”

Dec 11 & 12 prompts & poem

Yesterday, Dec 12th ended up biding a “no-device” Day; I took an early morning art webinar which, apparently, ended up eating all of Pixy’s battery Continue reading “Dec 11 & 12 prompts & poem”

Dec 10 prompt & poem

Happy Human Right’s Day!

Don’t just defend your Human Rights; put yourself out there for defending others’ rights as well, As the saying goes “Together we stand; Continue reading “Dec 10 prompt & poem”

Dec 9 prompt & poem

Wet wintery rain today- but looking forward to this cozy afternoon of friends come and poetry next to the wood Continue reading “Dec 9 prompt & poem”

Dec 7 prompt & poem

So poems interpreting another art form, AKA Art or music, is termed as being ekphrasis and – yep – we are doing ekphrastic poem all this holiday month as the days get colder Continue reading “Dec 7 prompt & poem”

Oct 21 prompt and poem

Today is National Apple Day.  We say apples are very American –  there is apple pie, apple crumble, apple cider, legendary Johnny Appleseed – and one of my favorite love tokens,  apple cider donuts. I  spent Saturday evening sipping hot apple tea in front of a talkative wood fire.

Continue reading “Oct 21 prompt and poem”

Oct 20 prompt and poem

Nothing to me is a scary & spooky as a spider. And many stories use them to up the fear factor. Tolkein inserts the Spiders of Mirkwood in Hobbit & Shelob in Return of the King.  Aragog & his children in Harry Potter. In Doctor Who, itis the arachnoids, (Think I geek much?) Arachnophobia. The early myths of Arachne.  Etcetera, etcetera etcetera.

Continue reading “Oct 20 prompt and poem”

Oct 19 prompt and poem

Today’s prompt comes from one of my favorite Halloween movies, and – no – It’s not horror or suspense. But family-friendly “Hocus Pocus”.

Continue reading “Oct 19 prompt and poem”

Oct 6 prompt and poem

Let’s do two prompts for today. Continue reading “Oct 6 prompt and poem”

Oct 5 prompt and poem

Following on the theme of spooky Halloween prompts … Continue reading “Oct 5 prompt and poem”

Oct 4 prompt and poem

Today’s prompt is for those who like to cook … Continue reading “Oct 4 prompt and poem”

Oct 2 prompt and poem

Today, I want to note that it is International Day of Non-Violence. As an advocate of peace, I just can’t let a day like this go Continue reading “Oct 2 prompt and poem”

Oct 1 prompt and poem

October has now started AND I do plan on playing with spooky monstrous prompts this month.  I love Halloween almost as much as Americans love their coffee. Almost, but not quite as much. For coffee is not a yearly indulgence nor a monthly one – not even a daily one – but an hourly indulgence.

Given what today is, I am waiting until tomorrow for the supernatural, freaky prompts. Today is International Coffee Day – Celebrate as you Continue reading “Oct 1 prompt and poem”

Sept 30 prompt and poem

Sunday morning and I’m baking bread. Which is a minor miracle around this house Continue reading “Sept 30 prompt and poem”

Sept 26 prompt and poem

Wednesday – which means #1linewed writing game on Twitter. Today’s theme is “dare”. Continue reading “Sept 26 prompt and poem”

Sept 25 prompt and poem

Today’s post is going to be short & sweet, as Monday has used up all my metaphorical spoons. 

But it is a prompt that is Continue reading “Sept 25 prompt and poem”

Sept 8 prompt & poem

Sept 8th’s prompt is “your dreams follow you” Continue reading “Sept 8 prompt & poem”

Aug 22 prompt

Aug 22nd’s prompt is “this was perplexing; he never had someone fail to die before” Continue reading “Aug 22 prompt”

Aug 21 prompts

Aug 21st’s prompt was “the cost of not following your heart is spending the rest of your life wishing you had” Continue reading “Aug 21 prompts”

Aug 20 prompt

Aug 20th’s prompt is “a hitman did not kill you  because you were to “change the world”; they’re back to check your progress “ Continue reading “Aug 20 prompt”

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