All writing published for Monostich

Published writing

5

Ellie! (United States) published:

Collecting Monostitches

PROMPT: Monostich

The song helps, anyway; but being a song it is all too short, and they only let you hear it once.

She was the unforgiving type, they knew, but they all loved her regardless because she loved them even if she didn't say so.

The rumble is a lawnmower, then a bumblebee, a jet engine, and then the wind to carry you away.

He didn't collect except for pieces of bloodied glass, cold stone hearts, torn photographs, and loose change...

over 1 year ago

2

Darth Plagueis The Wise66 (United States) published:

Fear

PROMPT: Monostich

Fear will either create you or destroy you, FACE YOUR FEARS.

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 1 year ago

avgarg (United States) published:

Grandma

PROMPT: Monostich

Every Sunday
Sunday after Sunday
without fail, without hesitation
I would sit on a stool infront of her.

She would untie my hair
open up my braid
without fail, without hesitation
comment on how beautiful my hair was.

Beautiful hair is thick, long and dark
She said, those are the 3 things hair should be
without fail, without hesitation
no exceptions.

She would then start talking
talking in her soothing rhythmic voice
without fail, without hesitation
rhythmic sweet voice.

she...

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 1 year ago

avgarg (United States) published:

Grandma

PROMPT: Monostich

Every Sunday
Sunday after Sunday
without fail, without hesitation
I would sit on a stool infront of her.

She would untie my hair
open up my briad
and without fail comment on how Beautiful, thick, long and dark my hair was
You see those are the 3 things hair should be - thick, long and dark
no exceptions.

She would then start talking
talking in her soothing rhythmic voice
it was a sweet voice
she would talk about everything
not...

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 1 year ago

5

† Skyward Bound † (United States) published:

Monostitches of Multitudes

PROMPT: Monostich

i. I am the very quiet change: moving mountains from the shadows, changing the orbit with a pen.

ii. Its when I'm alone with you that I yearn nothing more than the utterance of a word from your lips. But then, I fear that is all it is. A word.

iii. The union of souls by fate and chance, the eternal yet fickle devotion of waves to the shore, or just two beings on a beach with racing pulses and...

about 2 years ago

Andrew Nguyen [Student FVHS] (United States) published:

Rest thy case

PROMPT: Monostich

Rest your case, dear friends, for if one can not rest, then why take the case in the first place?

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

ɨиɢʀɨ∂ ɑ.γ (Hong Kong) published:

Notes

PROMPT: Monostich

Notes to ears, to self or to others, a blessing. 

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

L.Walker (Australia) published:

A Note On Height

PROMPT: Monostich

It doesn't matter. 

over 2 years ago

queen_bee (United States) published:

hurting

PROMPT: Monostich

the inescapable, searing pain vanishes in an instant

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

2

Opened_Mind (United States) published:

Will I ever find me?

PROMPT: Monostich

I'm scribbling on stars that I can't reach

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

insaniteaparty (Singapore) published:

Common Sense

PROMPT: Monostich

A dreadfully uncommon occurence in these outlandish days 

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

ruve (United States) published:

Intrusive Equinox

PROMPT: Monostich

Bark curls off birch while a dank autumn sweeps through the barren woods.
(-5/23/18)


 

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

Angharad.Writes (Australia) published:

After you're gone.

PROMPT: Monostich

And now there is no more fruit in your garden.

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

3

Isla-Grace Davies (United Kingdom) published:

world in flames

PROMPT: Monostich


stay strong now, don’t close your eyes, for, darling, this world is burning - and soon, so shall i. 
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over 2 years ago

5

Blankitude (Singapore) published:

Influenza / Shark

PROMPT: Monostich




They say it was a malign influence from stars
that bled, profusely, through faulty conduits then
encrusted with the cortex of a resounding truth marred - a poem told not how to end, only when.


 
Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

Blankitude (Singapore) published:

Influenza / Shark

PROMPT: Monostich




while he is a shark, 
he will not come for you
when you spill your blood
Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

3

Graci Herling (United States) published:

Outbreak

PROMPT: Monostich

The most I've ever learned from staying away is that it never gets any quieter, just louder.

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

3

starshucks (Australia) published:

Flame

PROMPT: Monostich

My flame flickered when you hugged me, and burnt out when you smiled at me for the last time.

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

Nadia Kotova (United States) published:

Buttercup Hair

PROMPT: Monostich

Buttercup Hair

There's my little girl, with buttercup hair and bluebonnet eyes 


Pretty World

Come dance with me, pretty world, pretty world







 
Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

Murtaza Husain (United States) published:

Money

PROMPT: Monostich

Green bills can't buy happiness, but increase the quality of our misery.

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

Wandering_Soul (United States) published:

Forgiveness

PROMPT: Monostich

Cold hands dropping off the edge of the bed. I drop to may knees. "I'm sorry"

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago

1

whatAkilljoy (United States) published:

the first to leaf

PROMPT: Monostich

The breeze carried the first fallen leaf away, like a sail boat riding the ocean currents , signaling the fall is upon us.

over 2 years ago

prince.gayness (Australia) published:

Eyes Of A Bird

PROMPT: Monostich

Fly, freedom, Caged, I lost, my freedom has been taken oh what a loss.



 

over 2 years ago

SpongeBob Author Pants (Australia) published:

Poem's Block

PROMPT: Monostich

A poem I can't write, with all of my might, my ideas aren't bright, but is this alright?

over 2 years ago

Rolling stone (Australia) published:

Miracles

PROMPT: Monostich

We always hope for miracles and pray for impossible things but more often enough you miss the small miracles, kindness, happiness, love.

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 2 years ago