5.04.22 dVerse Quadrille Season

yellow plums
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Forgive Me Your Plums

In the tight centre of
flesh pressing its flesh,
a rough skin stone waits
in this small yellow plum.
It inspires poetry, it’s cold,
straight from the icebox.
It’s the season for Post-it notes,
for sweet plums whose stones
are tight-wound in its rug.


Written for dVerse Poets, Quadrille Monday. Inspired by William Carlos Williams,”This Is Just to Say” from The Collected Poems: Volume I, 1909-1939, ©Misky 2022 Shared with #amwriting and @dversepoets on Twitter

19 responses to “5.04.22 dVerse Quadrille Season”

  1. feeling hungry after that!

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  2. Made me hungry too. I like the idea of Post-it notes being in season.

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    1. Lunchtime soon! 🤣

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  3. So lovely!! Zingy, fresh and bright as a post-it note!

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    1. I confess: I love a yellow Post-it note.

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  4. Please Note: YUM

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  5. Lovely image you chose and I link the post-it notes to the color of the fruit, but the unseen fruit of the plum is the one that makes me drool 🙂

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    1. Thanks so much, Lisa!

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      1. You’re welcome, Misky.

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  6. You picked the perfect image for your words Mish!

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    1. Thank you, Linda.

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  7. Excellent quadrille Misky. I found you perspective on the word season to be most effective. Great visual match.

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    1. Thank you, Rob.

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  8. I knew at once you referred to WCW

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