We asked for your input and you sure gave it to us. Within a short time period you shared more than 200 responses to our photo prompt.
It really was a flurry of words. Thanks. We were happy to receive so many memorable poems inspired by Dave Bonta’s “New Ice” photograph. It wasn’t an easy decision, but there were two that stood out for us.
Congratulations to Susan Sanchez-Barnett and Gregory Longenecker for their coincidentally apt expressions of just how trying relationships can be.
We plan to make The Poetry Prompt a special feature between issues, each time with an new image by a different artist. So please continue visiting tinywords after 13.1 ends.
Thanks again for lending your voices. We now return you to our regularly scheduled online journal of haiku and other small poems.
Note: this issue’s background image comes from a photograph by Dave Bonta.
We begin tinywords 13.1 with our two winning poems.
–The Editorial Team of
t i n y w o r d s
too soon to call it love new ice