Posted in April 2016, NaPoWriMo 2016, Shadorma

Now and Then

Shadorma about present and past
Original Poetry and Photograph by Leona J. Atkinson ©2016

#NaPoWriMo–Day 28–Prompt: write a poem that tells a story.
But here’s the twist – the story should be told backwards.

Mine might be a bit off prompt—but it’s the best I could do as being a forward thinking person I am not good at writing backwards. 🙂

Posted in November 2014, Shadorma

Veterans Day

Veterans Day 2014--Shadorma poem--picture of a poppy from VFW
Original Poetry and Photograph by Leona J. Atkinson ©2014

Often when I make the drive into work, I hit the traffic lights randomly, sometimes they are red, sometimes green, rarely are they ever just one or the other, but today, it seemed every one was red.  That caused me to think that perhaps I was supposed to be stopping to think about something or maybe use this extra pause time to form a poem in my head.
Well, so it was….:) 

To learn more about the “Buddy Poppy” click here