Tag Archives: Beach

Triumphal Entry (Palm Sunday 2020)

Na/GloPoWriMo 2020, Day 5 is Palm Sunday! Challenging, really challenging prompt today.  20 separate components: “Our (optional) prompt for today is one that we have used in past years, but which I love to come back to, because it so … Continue reading

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Further Reaches

There’s magic in the stardust that goes beyond the physical world we live in.  This is a bit half inspired by a tale of two worlds and of course blended with thoughts about my recent past… Further Reaches by Michael … Continue reading

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Nostalgia For Guantanamo

Next on the series of challenges for Na/GloPoWriMo Day 11 is to write a poem pertinent to places of origin.  It seems to me that regardless of place of birth or my history of Hawai’i and California, the place that … Continue reading

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Chinook of the North

My apologies for falling asleep before writing the poem for yesterday’s challenge.    The challenge for Na/GloPoWriMo  Day 10 is to write a poem that references a local weather term.  After some thought and discussion, I have chose a type … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Retrospective

Lately, it seems I’ve been quietly introspective Caught up in a nostalgic, retrospective Thinking back on times that have long since past All those things that didn’t last Long drives out into the desert to see what we might Long … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Rapids

Smoothly flowing along the soft run Flowing breathless in the morning sun Along this flowered, sweet dream I take in the view on this silken stream Approaching the whitewater’s froth Drank in like nature’s rapine broth Reveling in the exhilarating … Continue reading

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Na/GloPoWriMo Day 16: Waves Like Yesterday

The Na/GloPoWriMo challenge for day 16 is to write a poem about a sport or those who do the sport.  I’ve chosen surfing.  Big surprise?  Probably not…. Waves Like Yesterday by Michael Romani Walking down the grains of sandy beach … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Inchoate

Is it maybe a just little too late To take us back to a time inchoate Where peace reigned in the village And our memories would not pillage The innocence of only just yesterday Before all these troubles came our … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Radiant

There are few things more radiant than the rising sun I miss those days of the early morning beach runs Afterward, sitting quietly reflecting on the day That had just happened or that was on its way The wave that … Continue reading

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Dunkirk Evacuation

Dunkirk Evacuation by Michael Romani Trapped at the water’s edge Pushed to the continental ledge Praying for deliverance Barely hanging on through perseverance Desperate for a needed miracle Brave men pushed to edge of being hysterical That what I saw … Continue reading

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