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When Everything Stopped

Written for:  https://helenevaillant.com The end had gone on so long. Everything stopped exactly when the clock bonged twelve times, midnight on Sunday. Construction halted, buildings halfway up abruptly ceased. Most faulted the government. Jacob wandered here and there. Food was … Continue reading

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Humanity On The Road

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Kerry Says~How Does The Story End? “Often, the hardest part of writing a poem, is the creation of a memorable final line. The value of a strong conclusion is evident, but sometimes … Continue reading

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A Pod With Potential

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Beginnings “Trace a thing, even, or action back to its true or imagined beginning.” Was it a magical bean? No, not a beanstalk of Jack’s. The Aztecs thought it divine, a wine for rituals. From an ordinary … Continue reading

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