Tuesday, January 01, 2013


another new year
i take with me the scent
of Christmas memories

--Chrissi Villa

fire crackers...
a whiff of the new year
within festive sounds

--gillena cox

New Year's Day ...
the bunch of balloons
hangs shriveled

--Kirsten Cliff

learning from the past –
New Year resolutions
set in marble

-- Stella Pierides

office wish list...
in a recycled envelope
oddly shaped scraps

that vacation in New York
all the ALF toys were sold out

--gillena cox (first shared at NaHaiWriMo)

The midnight hour…
last year’s resolutions

Strains of Auld Lang Syne
filling the atmosphere…
a new beginning

Fireworks in sync
with the midnight magic …
the power of hope

--Keith Simmonds

...Where are we Anansi entreated? Wind however had spoken her bit for that night, when she commanded "Come with me Anansi" so to Anansi's now questioning, she gave no reply. It was swooosh, after swooosh after swooosh. As wind blew this way and that carrying poor Anansi in her grasp... (continues tomorrow)
(story of) 'Anansi - An Unusual Experience' © gillena cox 2012

Anansi image © gillena cox 2011

Welcome to the FIFTH YEAR'S celebration of 'The 12 days of Christmas here at Lunch Break' Thank you for celebrating with me
Wishing the love and warmth of family and friends MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR !!!

Lets do this; the 12 days of Christmas at Lunch Break Dec 25 to January 5th; join in the celebration email me or post a COMMENT

revisit 1 Jan 2012
Inspiration for this series The Twelve Days of Christmas Carol
more about Anansi

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Blogger Lorraine said...

New Year
Right Wrongs
Make it Righ
Make it New
Happy New Year

6:51 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...


much love...

7:48 AM  
Blogger The Write Girl said...

What a beautiful string of New Year poems. Nicely written.

10:25 PM  
Blogger Kirsten Cliff said...

first dream of the year--
i wake not knowing
which way is up

2:22 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

WG nice of you to drop by; Happy New Year

much love...

6:07 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Kirsten thank you for sharing; this will be included in Day 9; Happy New Year

much love...

6:09 AM  

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