Étiquettes » Ennui


it’s a pointless pattern of heartache and pain
each time he hurts you he’s sorry again
ennui replaces the love that you knew
and deep inside you know what to do… 12 mots de plus


Love Nudges ~ Ennui

In response to Lynn’s challenge to answer Love Nudges. Today’s prompt is Ennui
The rule:
Your writing can take any form – poem (tanka, haiku, ode, blank verse, limeric – whatever you fancy, knock your poetic socks off): prose (up to three sentences), song lyric, ditty, advertising blurb … Really, whatever you fancy as long as it’s short-ish.

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Current google search: the history of heat.

All sorts of ideas are being bandied about.  After tonight, we know that there’s a violin and a kaleidoscope and possibly a thermocouple ammeter or something to do with a piezoelectric disk.   518 mots de plus


Seven (Squared) Steps to a Successful Slow Poisoning of the Self

1) Every morning: Same place, same time.
1) Every year: Same people, same rhymes.
2) Dye your hair, dare to be distinguished, spray paint yourself against every city wall. 65 mots de plus

Writing and Inspiration

Do you all ever have those days when you think your lives are too banal to write anything interesting? I do. I’m glad to be past the trials and tribulations, but damn it was a lot easier to write when all the shit was hitting the fan.


John Tranter

I’ve been reading a lot of John Tranter lately as part of a series I’m working on. It involves taking a line from a poem that speaks to you and responding to it. 40 mots de plus