Poetics: Spicing it Up- d’Verse- Savoring the Sunset

Here’s what to do:
*Write a poem (in any form) in response to the challenge: to pick three or more words from the spice list above to use in your poem.



On a paprika and saffron sky
Subdued by vanilla clouds
We bid the zest of day good-bye
On a paprika and saffron sky.
Time to savor a lush lullaby
Dispersed are imposing crowds
On a paprika and saffron sky
Subdued by vanilla clouds.

https://dversepoets.com/2022/09/20/poetics-spicing-it-up/

25 thoughts on “Poetics: Spicing it Up- d’Verse- Savoring the Sunset

  1. The imagery of a “paprika and saffron sky” deserved repeating in this pretty triolet but it was this line that made me pause…..”Time to savor a lush lullaby” . Sometimes it just is.

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