Category: Poetry

  • SoCS & #JusJoJan 2020 Daily Prompt – Jan. 4th “ow”

    “-ow” H-ow can we save a c-ow Who wore a red b-ow? In the water she was l-ow W-ow, We had to r-ow We had to t-ow Out was the c-ow Who wore a red b-ow For all the rules and ways to take part in the challenge please click on the following link:

  • Last week reminder September: A & I Poetry Challenge: Limerick

      Just a reminder that September Poetry contributions close next weekend, September 30. This month we wrote some Limericks on seasons. Please post your limerick on your blog, linking your URL to Ineke or Amanda’s blogs to get included in the September roundup and also for other bloggers to read. For more information on how […]


  • A & I Poetry Challenge: Limerick

      SPRING September A month to remember Snow on the hills Still gives us chills Spring in September we will always remember Ineke     Write a limerick poem on the change of the season and post on your blog before 28th September. If you live in the Northern hemisphere, write about the onset of Autumn. […]

  • A & I Poetry Challenge: Last week of August

      Poetry Challenge – August prompt closing soon Contributions for August close soon. Publish a blog post with your poem before 30th August if you wish to be included in the round-up for August: Write a Heart Poem: This might be a poem with lines written in the shape of a heart, or a poem about […]

  • A & I Poetry Challenge: August Prompt.

      A and I Poetry Challenge-  Tips on Writing and Prompt for August Hosts Blogger and writer from New Zealand, Ineke from and Blogger, Amanda from Something to Ponder About, are jointly hosting the A and I Poetry Challenge in English and in Afrikaans, in the WordPress community.   The challenge is open to everyone, from complete beginners to advanced writers or […]

  • Poësie uitdaging Julie opsomming. Poetry Challenge July Roundup.

    Net Penpunt het hierdie keer n bydrae gelewer. Sy was egter so oulik om dit in Afrikaans en dan ook in Engels te doen. BAIE DANKIE ek waardeer jou deelname baie. Amanda at made the roundup for July July is a month where many in both hemispheres take holidays, the temperate south freezes […]

  • A & I Poetry Challenge: Reminder

    I reblogged the information from Poetry Challenge for July closing soon ForestwoodCommunity July 22, 2018 2 Minutes Time is running out if you wish to join in for the month of July in the A and I Bilingual Poetry Challenge (running each month until October).  Linkbacks to contributors will be posted next week. Leave a comment here, and tag […]

  • A & I Poetry Challenge: July 2018

    Our July Challenge: Turn on the radio to any channel. Write a poem inspired by the first thing you hear (lyrics to a song, a commercial, etc.) Post it to your blog, prior to July 26, and include the Tag A and I Poetry Challenge, so that Amanda and I, (the hosts) can find your poem and […]

  • A & I Poetry Challenge. End of June

    Poetry Challenge Entries for June Closing Soon It is the final week of the Monthly Poetry Challenge for June. Write a poem based on your own theme or the prompt given below, and post using the tag A and I Poetry Challenge.  You have until Friday to be included in this months round up of entries. […]

  • A & I Poësie uitdaging: Junie

    Junie uitdaging Die “A & I Poësie uitdaging” is reeds vir ‘n paar maande aan die gang en ons poëtiese gemeenskap groei elke maand. (Hier is ‘n voorbeeld) Diegene wat nog nooit die pen opgeneem het nie, skryf fantastiese gedigte. Ek kan nie wag om te lees wat hierdie maand gaan bring nie. Vind die […]

  • A & I Poetry Challenge/ A & I Poësie Uitdaging. Reminder/waarskuwing.

    Dankie Amanda vir die waarskuwing dat Mei amper verby is. Hier is nog n paar ekstra ‘tips’. Lekker dig. Sien jul almal weer met die volgende uitdaging Poetry Writing Tips included below:- Time is almost up for posting poems for the A and I Poetry Challenge for the month of  May. Have you written your […]

  • A and I Poetry Challenge no 3: May

      The A and I Poetry challenge is jointly hosted by Amanda and Ineke and is open to everyone, from complete beginners to advanced writers or aspiring poets. The challenge runs March to October 2018.  Each month we will share tips, offer a monthly poetry prompt and post link backs to your published Poetry posts. […]