Book as Oracle

If you’ve read other my other Pinacasa posts, you’ll have guessed that I like writing prompts and things to get me writing spontaneously. In fact, I started this blog as a way to get me writing poems consistently. Since April, you could say I’m consistent, all 162 poems later. My latest prompt from International Women’s Writing … Continue reading Book as Oracle


This is another prompt poem. Today’s NaPoWriMo post provides a list of lines and asks poets “to take one of the following statements of something impossible, and then write a poem in which the impossible thing happens”. Here’s my interpretation of their prompt; the NaPoWriMo statements are italicized:   Impossible stars cannot rearrange themselves forget speaking … Continue reading Impossible