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(From the Community Caregiving Journal 3-word prompts Present, Wrong, Review.)

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Photos: Leaves on a power pole in our neighborhood; Full Moon behind clouds as seen from our driveway; statue in our neighborhood.

I was inspired to do photo-poems by Bob’s (@rainbow) beautiful work. The ones shown here use a relatively new poetic form called the Gogyohka. Invented in 1957 by Japanese poet Enta Kusakabe, the Gogyohka is verse written in five lines. You can read more about the form here.

If you like what you see here, please consider purchasing from the Caregiving in Five Lines series. Every penny from sales benefits Caregiving.com. (Thanks!)
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About ejourneys

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Ejourneys cares for her partner, who has MS that acts like traumatic brain injury.  Author of Caregiving in Five Lines (all proceeds from sales benefit Caregiving.com) and contributor to several CareGifters anthologies, ejourneys is a panelist on Your Caregiving Journey's "Hot Topics" show.  She manages the groups Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Caregivers; MS Caregivers; and Caregivers Create; and is a co-founder of VRide.

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4 comments

  1. Profile photo of MissAngie

    Your poems and photos go really well together.

     
  2. Profile photo of Pegi

    OMG, never ceases to amaze! I especially love the Review poem and picture…spoke to me. Thanks for sharing this beauty with us.

     
  3. Profile photo of Thedogmama

    Beautiful and inspiring. Thank you.

     

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