Posted in Syllabic Verse

Worldwide Requirements

Man and woman with sign social distancing

We have new phrases

To learn, “Shelter in place”,

“Social Distancing”.

Difficult to do.

Hoping old phrases like

“Social Gathering”,

Return very soon

Syllabic Verse

Posted in Blank, November 2015


World Toilet Day--Thankful poem
Original Poetry by Leona J. Atkinson ©2015 ClipArt from

World Toliet Day logoToday, November 19th, is World Toilet Day
A day that raises awareness of the 2.5 billion people globally who do not have access to a toilet or clean water.
Read this article “24 Hours Without Clean Water” to get some idea of what it might be like to have to live without a toliet and clean water.
Cottonelle is partnering with Water For People to raise funds and awareness around the lack of basic sanitation for families worldwide by asking individuals to #GoCommando4ACause. Kimberly-Clark Corporation will donate $1 to Water For People for every mention of the hashtag #GoCommando4ACause on social media, November 19-26.

Show your support in 140 characters or on Facebook, and help bring improved sanitation and clean water to those in need.

Posted in Acrostic, November 2014


sticky note with Acrostic poem of THANKS
Original Poetry by Leona J. Atkinson ©2014
(graphic from

During this month which often is regarded as the time to give thanks, I wanted to show my gratitude to everyone who visits my blog.
Thank you for taking time to read my poetry, leave comments and re-blog it.  I truly appreciate each visit.