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Fixing the Roof – #Saturday Mix – #Rhyme Time

Image by David Mark from Pixabay 

Rhyme Time’ focuses on the use of rhyme to build your writing piece. You will be given six rhyming words* and need to use all of them (but not limited to these) in your response, which should be a poetry form of your choice.

*Homophones can be used as alternatives to the challenge words.

Our rhyming words this week are:

  1. batch
  2. catch
  3. hatch
  4. match
  5. patch
  6. thatch

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I had to thatch a patch

I hoped that it would match

So, I mixed up a batch of thatch

Before the chicken eggs would hatch

Remembering also to put in a window catch

What a Mess

The following was written for a challenge called Saturday Mix – Mad About Metaphor over at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie.

 

The classroom was a zoo

the teacher had loose screws

she didn’t know what to do

The classroom was a mess

Looked like a tornado, no less

 

 

 

 

 

Locks Rhyme Time

The following poem was written for a challenge over at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie called Saturday Mix – Rhyme Time.

You will be given six rhyming words* and need to use all of them (but not limited to these) in your response, which should be a poetry form of your choice.

The words are mock, shock, stock, lock, hock, and block.

 

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Image by IngoMoringo from Pixabay

 

I stood in shock

looking down the block

 

Taking stock

of all the locks

on the dock

Surely this was a mock

Needed now, a glass of hock

© Susan Zutautas 2020

 

 

 

Ashley Angora – Tautogram

Today’s challenge over at Mindloversmisery’s Menagerie called Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip is to write a Tautogram poem.

I had so much fun writing my first #tautogram, Danby Dog, that I decided to write another.

 

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Image by Murilo Moredo Mu from Pixabay

 

Ashley angora always anticipated

arrival around allotment albicore aliment

Attendant Audrey allowing amble afterward

© Susan Zutautas 2020

 

 

 

Danby Dog

Today’s challenge over at Mindloversmisery’s Menagerie called Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip is to write a Tautogram poem.

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Image by Stewart McClean from Pixabay

 

Dachshund dog Danby dashed down

dancing dune demonstrating durability determination

 dedication due Dave Dangerfield

 

© Susan Zutautas 2020