March 13, 2017 by petrujviljoen

“And so? How

was your day?” the traditional

question posed on a

date differently intended, suiting

herself: she

thinks, a little, searching

for a positive,

a given, something … real,

eschewing the usual


Ha! the moon, significant,


the moon was

almost full.



The Quadrille was first developed by Bjorn Rudberg of Dverse Poets.

15 thoughts on “Signified

  1. Sean Michael says:

    I see. Around here, when you ask somebody how they are, nine times out of ten they say, “I’m alright.”

  2. Ah yes, to “eschew the vapidities”… my favorite part!

  3. What better way to describe your day, than pointing at the night.

  4. Grace says:

    I look up at the sky tonight and saw it was almost full ~

  5. frankhubeny says:

    The moon being almost full is one way to describe one’s day in an unusual way.

  6. This is such a deeply contemplative write.. I wonder when we ask them that question do they really mean what they say….!

  7. divalounger says:

    This was such a satisfying read–thank you!

  8. julespaige says:

    I like that – original creative answers always get extra points in my book.

  9. Fantastic. I love the progression from mundane to celestial and the situation you used to frame it.

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