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June Visual Poetry Prompt

wedding cake roses.jpg

Another visual poetry prompt courtesy JeanMarie Olivieri.

You know what to do.

 

About Bartholomew Barker

Bartholomew Barker was born and raised in Ohio, studied in Chicago, worked in Connecticut for nearly twenty years before moving to Hillsborough, North Carolina where he makes money as a computer programmer to fund his poetry habit.

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13 thoughts on “June Visual Poetry Prompt

  1. He called her Rose Bud
    Tasting the sweetness he loved
    No longer weeping

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    Posted by Lisa Tomey | June 4, 2019, 7:09 PM
  2. Thanks. Does it hold up in meaning without the picture? I’m always so literal with these things! ha ha! I suppose I could change the “wedding day” to “wedding cake”…

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    Posted by JeanMarie | June 3, 2019, 9:48 PM
  3. The somber ombre sky of fading summer storms
    a grey echo of our wedding day
    Stale and frozen cascading roses
    a sickly-sweet reminder of the future
    crushed before the buds ripened.
    I leave the cake topper on your grave
    Happy Anniversary Darling

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    Posted by JeanMarie | June 3, 2019, 3:12 PM

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