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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Just One Word: Hollow


Hello, friends!

With the new year, let’s try a new weekend challenge here in the Garden. Let’s try allowing just one word to provide a springboard for our poems and see what happens.

Our first word is one that I (and maybe you?) associate with T.S. Eliot:

hollow 

Please take this word anywhere it leads you and share with us what you create. Enjoy!

17 comments:

  1. Thanks for the new prompt, Marian, and for hosting this weekend. After a tricky week, I've kept my poem short and sweet. I hope all toads are keeping warm or cool, depending on the hemisphere in which they find themselves. :)

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  2. Wonderful prompt, Marian. Thank you.

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  3. thanks for hosting Marian -

    sometimes one word - just.one.word. is a door to infinite possibilities -

    and nothing helps dance the bitter cold January blues, despite the sun - like some word play

    ~ looking forward to checking back later to read where people have imaginatively wandered in their words ....

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  4. This is a resurrection of "A Word With Laurie" that we used to have. Cool enough. :-)

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  5. Hi friends, I am really sick today, yikes. Have been in bed all day so far. I am glad to see some of you sharing and will be back around to read and hopefully post a poem of my own. Right now, back to bed :(

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  6. Feel better soon! Thank you for the wonderful prompt. I liked it muchly!

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  7. Really like this prompt - I had many ideas float through my head and it was fun pondering them. I know the garden will be diverse and interesting with their responses.

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  8. Marian - Hope you mend well - rest easy and feel better soon!

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  9. Hope you are feeling a bit better today, Marian. I have so enjoyed the 'hollow' poems!

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  10. I hope you feel better soon, Marian! Thanks for a lovely prompt.
    Looking forward to reading everyone's response this evening. :-)

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  11. Hope today is a better day, Marian.

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  12. Friends I actually think I have the flu. I am so sick! I can't sustain sitting at the computer yet. You'll know I'm feeling better when I start commenting on your poems. Argh

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  13. Hello Marian- Adding mine today- Sunday. I hope you all are staying warm and doing well!

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  14. Hello Toads. I've missed you all. I finally found a few words to share. I've read some of yours already, and can't wait to get to the rest.

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  15. Friends, in case anyone is checking here, I'm so sorry to be absent from my own prompt. I have been sooo sick, but I am coming through it. I just wanted to let you all know that I'm going to sit down and spend some time with your poems on the coming weekend. xo

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