Category Archives: National Poetry Writing Month

Last Day of NaPoWriMo – That Feeling

It’s the last day of NaPoWriMo, yay!! In all seriousness I have enjoyed the challenge of writing a poem a day immensely, even on one occasion when I nearly forgot to share a poem completely. . . oops! I have realised that finding the time to allow myself to write is sometimes all I need …

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NaPoWriMo Day 29 – Mooney-Eyed

It’s the penultimate day of NaPoWriMo! I had to share another moon poem, this one is called โ€œMooney-Eyedโ€. Hope you enjoy! ๐Ÿ™‚ At a glance you look flat there’s no curves to you whatsoever but on closer inspection I see shape, body one shimmering orb the silver apple of my eyes, so bright blindingly bright …

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NaPoWriMo Day 28 – Natural Beauty

I wrote this on my lunch break, it’s impossible not to be inspired by nature when I am surrounded by it every day. Enjoy! ๐Ÿ™‚ It’s like an impressionist painting so many colours, hues merging into one if I half-close my eyes they blur together even more softly contorting until it’s as if a work …

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NaPoWriMo Day 27 – His Voice

There’s just a few days left of NaPoWriMo, it’s been a manic month. This is definitely the writer’s equivalent of a marathon, we’re now on the last sprint towards the finish line! This poem is inspired, once again, by a special someone โ€“ enjoy. ๐Ÿ˜‰ His voice it sends shivers racing up and down my …

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NaPoWriMo Day 26 – Them and Us

This came to me last night when I couldn’t find my keys to get into my flat. I was getting wetter and wetter the longer I searched, it’s funny how good things can come out of annoying moments like this! Hope you enjoy the read. ๐Ÿ™‚ I stand, huddled in the doorway of a house …

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NaPoWriMo Day 25 – With You

I know I’ve been inundating you all with romantic poems recently but I can’t help it โ€“ I’m feeling the love at the moment! ๐Ÿ˜€ I know every line every furrow every single indentation in your perfect soft face. The strong outline of your nose angled and arched when on profile your high cheekbones in …

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NaPoWriMo Day 24 – You

This is another ode to someone special โ€“ you know who you are. . . ๐Ÿ˜‰ I want you to belong to me and your lips of soft leather a slightly rough touch to the skin the more I stare the more I want for them to run coarsely over my mouth just so I …

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NaPoWriMo Day 23 – S t r e t c h!

I wasn’t feeling the writing vibe for today’s poem, but on the bright side there’s only a week left of NaPoWriMo hooray! Hope you enjoy this little ditty. ๐Ÿ™‚ Haikus are supposed To help s t r e t c h your brain, but Mine just goes ka-put!

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NaPoWriMo Day 22 – Exploding Skies

This is what I wrote after being inspired by the sunset last night – it was stunning! It’s calledย Exploding Skies. ๐Ÿ™‚ A scooped bowl spilling rich, golden soup deep burgundy swirls trailing from a dipped finger dotting pink hazy sprays randomly around, magnifying the horizon the sun clearly setting down, passing its warm glow straight …

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NaPoWriMo Day 21 – Let Me Believe

This poem is about a very special someone. . . what more can I say? ๐Ÿ˜‰ Your hair the colour of sunrise, the frost that sparkle in your eyes, your laugh an echo of summer skies, the breeze your breath in my sighs, your hugs the stars stop my cries, you let me believe there …

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