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In woodland vale and faerie glen

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I.
In woodland vale and faerie glen,
With hornèd brow, and manner keen,
Great Cernunnos, beheld I then,
With Nymphs and Dryads was he seen.
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Wednesday Challenge….

Here, I am taking the jump……bkm The Proposal     against a sky of orange and grey the day now comes to rest I gather up my hopes and dreams mark,  tomorrow’s happiness   what laughter will I hold tonight? … Continue reading

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Wednesday Rom-Po blues

Would that I could, Fair maidens, dashing gents But I must synopsis-ize and Rework my story’s end. Enjoy Tim’s trial as I know You surely will, or maybe might I away to my hermit-hole, to Write mine own writer’s fight. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Poetry Challenge

Since I am going to the woods “to live deliberately” (at least for a few days), I thought I would leave you with a Challenge; something that might keep you from getting into trouble… 😉
I would like you to write something in the style of an early 19th century Romantic poet; you know, Keats, Byron, Shelley, etc. Your choice – doesn’t have to be in anyone’s actual style, just make it sound otherworldly and romantic.
It doesn’t have to be a flash; you can take your time. I have flashed out an example opening stanza of what I am describing, thusly:

In woodland vale and faerie glen,
With hornèd brow, and manner keen,
Great Cernunnos, beheld I then,
With Nymphs and Dryads was he seen.

I think you get the idea. I look forward to seeing what you come up with.

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