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Havoc

Written for:  Haiku Horizons – “land” storms play havoc destruction and heartbreak on land https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Neighborhood Rescue

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #315 Words:  bloody, nose, mist, vibes, moment, dive, spokes, spell, now, plant, choppy, place Dog’s nose twitching, itching now to get inside that small crawlspace, place drugs were purported to be stashed. Neighborhood on … Continue reading

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The Rape of Nature

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #314 Words:  dump, epic, sense, gusts, protect, frame, list, late, straight, hammer, rivers, hesitate He turned the world into a dump of epic proportions. Gusts of dust blew listless pieces of garbage straight into … Continue reading

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Forest Renewal

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Nature:  Her Words Captivate the form Nature reveals to you: animate, inanimate. “Just living is not enough….one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.” — Hans Christian Andersen Traveling in Oregon, a sadness overcame … Continue reading

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Where Do Dreams Come From?

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #285 Words:  carved, brown, body, dreamed, doors, papers, fingernails, bled, fire, stone, soldiers, prayers I dreamed my fingers bled, broken by trying to hammer nails into stone. I dreamed of brown doors– thickly carved … Continue reading

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Defiance

Written for:  Carpe Diem Special #223, Candy’s 3rd – “Silvery Moonbeams” silvery moonbeams reflected in still water diamonds on the pond a child humbly born amid wars and poverty our hope for peace blossoms long spent only brown pods remain a … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1098, Symphony No. 1 by George Onslow thundering sound of falling water resonates against the rocks © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: pockmarked by boots war arrives with a crash peaceful land is no … Continue reading

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Deluge

Written for:  dVerse Poet’s Pub:  Drought Or Deluge?  (posted by Walt) We’re writing one condition or the other. Give us a drought poem (writer’s block would qualify). Or failing that, write the damage of an over-abundance of water/rain (a rain … Continue reading

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