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December Visual Poetry Prompt


Just one month to go. Post your poem below.


About Bartholomew Barker

Bartholomew Barker is one of the organizers of Living Poetry, a collection of poets and poetry lovers in the Triangle region of North Carolina. Born and raised in Ohio, studied in Chicago, he worked in Connecticut for nearly twenty years before moving to Hillsborough where he makes money as a computer programmer to fund his poetry habit.


18 thoughts on “December Visual Poetry Prompt

  1. We Don’t Dwell Here

    We came naked
    welcomed by clapping hands
    and joyful tears
    the in breath of the spirit
    gave us life on earth

    We left naked
    farewelled by gripping arms
    and tears of sorrow
    soulless husks returned to dust
    to feed the moss filled ruin

    Liked by 2 people

    Posted by Cassa Bassa | December 3, 2019, 7:30 AM
  2. Um…. are you trying to tell me something? 🙂

    Liked by 2 people

    Posted by JeanMarie | December 2, 2019, 3:14 PM
  3. Thank you, Bartholomew, for this interesting photo prompt. I posted my contribution here: https://prolificpulse.blog/2019/12/02/stones-of-the-graveyard/

    Liked by 2 people

    Posted by Lisa Tomey | December 2, 2019, 2:24 PM

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