Purple haze, or: White rabbit

In realm ~ magical, beauteous,
fore bluffs ~ blue, misty, pluvious,
on hills ~ rolling, green, luteous
live gnomes ~ duteous, studious
growing ~ mushrooms salubrious
for folks ~ forlorn, lugubrious...

So, once-
feeling depressed,
I just... 

No- trust me! Don't look so dubious!

Moonwashed weekly prompt #134


Let’s write poetry together!

When it comes to partnership, some humans can make their lives alone – it’s possible. But creatively, it’s more like painting: you can’t just use the same colours in every painting. It’s just not an option. You can’t take the same photograph every time and live with art forms with no differences.

Ben Harper (b. 1969)

Would you like to create poetry with me and have a completed poem of yours featured here at the Skeptic’s Kaddish? I am very excited to have launched the ‘Poetry Partners’ initiative and am looking forward to meeting and creating with you… Check it out!

41 thoughts on “Purple haze, or: White rabbit”

  1. “And if you go chasing rabbits
    And you know you’re going to fall
    Tell ’em a hookah smoking caterpillar
    Has given you the call
    He called Alice
    When she was just small”
    -Jefferson Airplane

    Loquacious and delicious piece, David!๐Ÿ’–

    1. ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป Eugi ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’ ~ thanks for the prompt!

      You’re the second person who has described this poem as


      That’s so interesting ~ I’d never thought of a poem as potentially being ‘loquacious’ before! ๐Ÿ˜€


    1. ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป Nancy ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’• ~ thanks so much! I’d never thought of a poem as being loquacious before… but that’s an apt description!


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