Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Mag 32


Write on, my Magpie friends!




73 comments:

  1. Posting a bit early this week. Enjoy, my friends!

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  2. Oh, that's an awesome image. Don't have a slot for a new one this time, but here's an old one I hope you like.

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  3. I have one this time, guys. Very early too, so hopefully the views will start to come in full bloom soon enough. This time, it's not a haiku this week, I promise.

    I hope you like what I brought ya this time!

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  4. Thanks for starting early! I loved it!!!

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  5. awesome image :) will write soon..

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  6. Wonderful photo again Willow - I'm in!

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  7. Mine is done and scheduled to appear tomorrow morning.

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  8. This one is kind of long, but I hope everyone enjoys it. Great prompt Willow.

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  9. My Cautionary Tale is HERE, in case Mr Linky still doesn't know who I am!

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  10. I'm working on it but don't hold your breath . . .

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  11. I like this weeks prompt - thank you

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  12. Last week's prompt had me singing "Come to my window" for days. This week I'll be humming "time, time, time is on my hands..." Thanks Willow! ツ

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  13. What an opportunity..Thanks!!

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  14. Almost didn't try this cause all I kept hearing was Anna Nalick singing, "Life's like an hourglass glued to the table..." Then just started and really surprised myself. Thanks Willow,

    Elizabeth

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  15. Last week was amazing. I had so much fun reading everyone. Started going through the list this morning and again. Amazing. Great work everyone. Thanks Willow. Love and Light, Sender

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  16. What an elegant photograph. NOw-off to my favorite part of my morning- reading everyone's words!

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  17. Oh Oh Oh! So little time
    To get our poems IN
    Before the glass runs OUT.

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  18. Reminds me of board games, but I don't have enough humor in me this morning to pull off a poem like that.

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  19. It's my first time here, and the first post at my new blog. Thanks to Susannah at Panopticulated for the encouragement.

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  20. I wrote about the first thing that came to mind when I saw the picture~time. I have another idea in mind. I will have to see if I have time.

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  21. Thank you, Willow, for another inspiring picture-prompt.

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  22. Thanks Willow, nice one.
    Couldn't help it, I just have to be contrary.
    I've been gardening all day and have only just had time to get to you. Wish our time zones were less contrary, though.
    I am still enjoying the challenge.

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  23. contains some graphic sexual content.

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  24. This is my firts magpie tale. It was great fun writing it. I thought I would not be able to come up with an idea for the picture. Glad I did.

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  25. I loved this picture. So many ideas came to mind with this one. I hope you will please read my newest poem, Aging Gracefully. Thanks, Kristie (Just Me)

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  26. This one came to me right away. He's 13.

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  27. The bangles song popped into my head.

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  28. tick tock--I prefer to envision time less fleeting --great photo!

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  29. Uh oh, I think I may have posted my link twice. Very sorry. Great image!

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  30. I just had to write the first thing that came to mind...so many things can come from looking at an hourglass.

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  31. This image could not have been more appropo of my day.

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  32. Bit slow of the mark this week, but fun as always!!

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  33. A timeless post; have enjoyed taking part in this, thanks, Willow.

    CJ xx

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  34. Leaving for vacation but posted my magpie before I left. This is fun.

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  35. Nice. A very motivating picture prompt for my very near birthday...

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  36. My first time here! My poem is Off Guard

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  37. I made it again... and a bit early for me.

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  38. the third installment to the series of the mysterious couple. i hope you all enjoy. your comments and encouragement are much appreciated =)

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  39. I'm so glad I found your lovely place here Willow, I'm having fun with these!

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  40. I used a slightly different hourglass, but an hourglass nonetheless!
    Great little exercises, me likey lots! :)

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  41. couldn't help myself....time on my hands for a few more! Smiles.

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  42. A gray rainy Saturday gave me the perfect excuse to sit with this image until something came. What a perfect image for a day like this...

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  43. I'm very late on the scene. Now to have a good read...

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  44. My first time over here. THe picture sparked a memory for me, so that's what I've written about. Thanks!

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  45. They say it's better late than never! So here I am :))
    I hope you enjoy this poem...
    Now, off to read the "ton" of posts ahead of me.. :)
    Thank you all...

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  46. But then I could not stop at one... I just HAD to post an older poem of mine...
    I hope it's not an overkill :)

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  47. Wonderful prompt Willow!...I hope it is okay...i double dipped again this week...:-)

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  48. Holy Magpies, Batman, it is only Monday,
    and look at the response list--109 poems,
    essays, stories, quips, views, and growing,
    ever growing; three of them were mine.
    What intense following your challenges
    provide! It simply puts other poetry
    challenge workshops into a state of pale.
    Love being a new Magpie!

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  49. Yay! I'm back. Just finished moving from Kenya to Tanzania, so super busy past week. Mmmm, now for more writing.

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  50. getting in just in time... another great magpie!!! the sky is holding

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  51. Thanks Willow, I found this helpful for a piece I'm writing. More misery from Words A Day !- will do a lighthearted one next time!!

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  52. I loved this picture. I'm proud to be number 114 Magpie tale posted this week.

    PG

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  53. Thank you! Loved the prompt but I didn't find it easy to write to... :)

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  54. Hi Willow, I am pretty late this week, probably too late but entered anyway, thanks for the prompt

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  55. This took forever to process through and I am so grateful I did it, even at this late hour!

    THANK YOU Willow - this prompt did a great work through me!

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  56. Gottenhimmel, magpeers,
    Willow has put the brand of 8
    into my cortex, and her branding
    iron was hot!
    64, 71, 74, 124, & 125--
    and then there were five,
    like magpie eggs in May,
    a whole hoary nest full.
    Will this prompt stop visiting
    me in my dreams?
    Will the spiritual,
    mathematical, personal,
    and sexual symbols quit
    making me rise earlier than
    I would like, snapping the
    cat-of-eight-tails over
    my head, stinging the air
    with its significance?
    God only knows.

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  57. Uh-oh. Sorry, Glenn, did I start something? Cat-of-eight-tales? Well, I guess it could be one worse.

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  58. whew - I think I got this one in under the wire. willow?

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