Words for Today

Word of the day:

cri de coeur (noun): an anguished cry of distress or indignation, outcry.

My sentence:

When I walked into Gertrude’s Writing Room and I saw that there on the table sat a massive box of Russel Stover chocolates, a cri de coeur escaped my mouth, for how would I be able to avoid stuffing my mouth with the sweet, delicious chocolates?

And this from poet P.K. Page:

From ‘Beside You’, The Essential P.K. Page selected by Arlene Lampert and Thea Gray (The Porcupine’s Quill, 2008)

3.
My body flowers
in blossoms
that will fall
petal by petal
all the days of my life


Read poetry. It will cultivate your garden of creativity.

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Words for Today

  1. Beautiful poetry and I agree with what you say about poetry in general. There are some poets that tell you more about your own life than you’ve even realised. 🙂

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s