Writing Contests and Challenges

It is January 13th.  It has been at least two weeks since I wrote anything to post on my blog.  So I went looking for some more writing prompts or inspirations.  I found an Instagram account called Silver Leaf Poetry.  They have a weekly Sunday writing contest. They give you a prompt and you let … Continue reading Writing Contests and Challenges

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Grandma’s Home – Writing Challenge

**This is my entry for the weekly challenges on Instagram for the Artlixierpoetry challenge.  The entry had to be on a place that you knew or visited either real or imaginary. ***************************************************************************** Grandma’s Home by Suzanne Allen There is a place that I know. It is where I used to go. It was beautiful and … Continue reading Grandma’s Home – Writing Challenge

“Rage” – Weekly Challenge

09/10/17 This is my entry for a weekly writing challenge on Instagram.  It was a 20-word story challenge using the word "rage".  I decided to also incorporate a drawing into the entry.  I was inspired by the news coverage I was watching concerning a hurricane that was making landfall in the state of Florida.

Homage to the people of Earth – Weekly writing challenge entry

August 21, 2017 So I am still participating in weekly writing challenges on Instagram.  This week's challenge was to write a poem using the words of another poem at the beginning of each sentence.  I originally picked out a quote from a book but realized before submitting it that it had to be poem instead. … Continue reading Homage to the people of Earth – Weekly writing challenge entry

Letter to the Universe – Weekly Writing Challenge

Still participating in writing challenges on Instagram.  This week's challenge was writing a letter.  It was free verse or poetry. This is my entry. Dear Universe, My life was unimaginable, I felt invisible. I was broken in two. You saw what I went through. Suffering at the hands of another. Lovers, strangers, father, sisters, and … Continue reading Letter to the Universe – Weekly Writing Challenge