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“like fingerprints”

Written for: The Twiglets #233 – like fingerprints child draws in colorful fingerprints He proclaimed his innocence until his fingerprints were lifted from the murder weapon. like crescent moons miniature in size new baby’s prints Impeccably dressed, breath of mint … Continue reading

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Careful!

Written for:  The Sunday Muse #54 Handle me carefully. I am still a baby. If you help raise me, I will forever be your protector. After I am on my own– flown the coop as they say–watch for little gifts outside … Continue reading

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Fragile

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #148, Ransetsu’s “the childless woman” Write a poem in the same sense, tone, and spirit as: the childless woman, how tender she is to the dolls! © Hattori Ransetsu (1654-1707) Woman holds baby She is … Continue reading

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