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Running like snow

Her tears have fallen and her house is broken.  When you hear sounds of fighting she is the first to flee.  To sit on her porch, and she peers out through teared up eyes.  To gaze at the city that … Continue reading

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The space on the wall

She’s the girl with the sign “not For the feint of heart”. When looking from the outside in, she seems to be smiling and cleaning up a mess. But when you go for a closer look you can tell that … Continue reading

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Poetry Defines It

distance 1. The extent of space between two objects or places; an intervening space. When we were one what was between us? 2. The fact or condition of being apart in space; remoteness. What permeated the skin from my soul to yours? … Continue reading

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We Write Poems Prompt #115

We Write Poems latest prompt is simple . . . almost too simple. Simply, write a poem that uses twelve (12) words, no more, no less. Simple and challenging.  I love writing challenges.  Of course, the first challenge was topic–so many … Continue reading

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Monday Melting Week 15 Plus Honeysuckle

that corner fence chain linked cannot bilk beauty from my home a synthetic cadre instead vining violist sutures with flowered grace notes rhapsodize with simplicity on wire spindle staves honeysuckle you lactate peaceful nectar intermezzo that roves between long caesura … Continue reading

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