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creek soaking

Written for:  The Twiglets #89 – “soaking in a creek” dirty socks soaking in a creek take a peek Using the creek as their own private tub, sparrows soak. A young man who was well spoken was appalled to hear … Continue reading

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Witness

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Scream The Scream by Edvard Munch   Instead of anguish tearing up body and mind as I watch a dear friend slipping slowly from life, unable to speak as family and friends comfort each other, I … Continue reading

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See Through Closet

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #324 Words:   bellow, deny, sly, weave, rent, drop, decline, smile, child, fate, blossom, closet Do not bellow at me. I will drop you like a stitch unravel your weave to twisted yarn, pluck you … Continue reading

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Wearing White

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #313 Words:  lies, sad, hood, left, facts, orange, evil, right, march, stability, statues, torches Evil dressed in white robes and hoods marching together, carrying torches of orange flame, thinking they had right on their … Continue reading

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Blue Move

Written for:  Poetic Asides #400 Write an event poem. My move has become an event. So much has gone wrong that I’m spent. Timing did not go as planned, six weeks at my cousin’s and two dogs who are dazed … Continue reading

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Mind Betrayal

Written for:  Poetic Asides #399 – Write a betrayal poem. Her words betrayed her mind by leaving her mouth as unintentional nonsense. Saddest part-her frustration. She knew her words were wrong.

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Last Guy On Earth

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge – Day 23 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “Last (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. … Continue reading

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A Woman’s Rant

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #267 Words:  you, free mess, scream, date, pot, submit, chest, after, will, rinse, ashes She screamed, “you smoke too much pot. I do not care if it is free or not. Check out that … Continue reading

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Second Time Around

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #234 Words: pilot, drop, justice, roar, revenant, claim, sigh, bustling, engage, shaft, fluctuation, dismiss Dropping through the shaft like a pilot coming in for a landing, revenant dismissing his death, roaring about justice he … Continue reading

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Sunburned Without Water

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #227 Words:  first, wings, plains, river, stalk, flies, want, red, naked, inside, world, clarity You best get your red, naked butt inside the house, Clarity Jane, ‘fore the flies getcha. Wash your hands first, … Continue reading

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