Thursday, May 31, 2012

The Think Tank Thursday #99 Possibility...

I received a card this week, it said "dwell in possibility..."   I thought this would make a great prompt.
The word "Home" was our #84 prompt. The word possibility conjures up what we hope for. I love the idea of dwelling in hope.  I want you to pen a poem about possibility, what would you like to dwell there?   

High up ~DraevalAWSA


Possibilityby ~Kingxlol

Possibilityby ~vampirose

There's a Possibilityby ~heymonet

"I dwell in possibility."~Emily Dickinson

“All the possibilities of your human destiny are asleep in your soul. You are here to realize and honor these possibilities. When love comes in to your life, unrecognized dimensions of your destiny awaken and blossom and grow. Possibility is the secret heart of time.”
John O'Donohue,

“Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all is a form of planning.”
Gloria Steinem

If you have a prompt idea (even a Music or Film inspired one) that you would like to suggest or share with us please send it to . We keep a folder set aside with all your suggestions and just might use it one day.

There 3 simple rules:

1. Don’t link to more than 3 poems per week.

2. Please visit some of the other poems linked here when you link to yours.

3. Leave a comment after you have posted your link.


  1. Love those quotes at the end. Great prompt. :)

  2. Great prompt! I needed a good strong kick to help me leap the space between what I see and what is possible. Thanks!

  3. Thank you, Ella! This one spoke to me fervently!

  4. Thank you! I struggled getting this one to breath... I thought it a great idea, but struggled finding photos to express what I really wanted to propose. I know our words will go there...
    (My house is full of teens...the noise level is through the roof). My daughter had her last exam, yesterday and school for her and many friends is over. I am so behind...I will be trying to read what I missed last week and this one!
    I hope this prompt really pushes all of us and allows us to explore our true thoughts, hopes and dreams~

  5. Trying to put Poets United back on my list of regular visits. I enjoyed this prompt and reading what others posted. Could not connect to Kim's link however.

    1. Kim put in an incorrect link. Hopefully she will fix it, but if she doesn't, this is the correct one:

    2. Thank you, Mary! I didn't get back to my computer until this morning and added the corrected link above, as well. Love having friends here who help out when I need it!

  6. I think this is my first time here, my poem is wrought with possibilities ( I hope)!
    Looking forward to reading some new friends here.

  7. This prompt was perfect for the day, as I managed to happen upon a moment RIFE with possibilities for years to come! Thanks so much, and proud to be a member of Poets United! Amy

  8. Ella,

    I enjoyed working with this prompt. I have posted two different views:)


  9. Cool prompt, kiddo.............and a cool bunch of poets in here today! Yippee!

  10. Hi, Ella
    Just wanting to say, thank you for coming to my blog to follow.
    This looks like a pretty classy site of poets. I will return!!!
    Teresa in California

  11. The first link didn't work, so my second posting is the corrected link. Thanks to those who gave me a heads up!

  12. Lovely... the possibilities are endless :)

  13. I hope to reach all of you today! Thundershowers are sinuses told me, so.

  14. I may be thinking in a whole other tank, but I did pen a poem.

  15. Thank you, Ella!! This was the push I needed today!Smiles to everyone!

  16. These poems were wonderful, inspiring and beautiful to read!
    Well Done, everyone...


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