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Spring Break

Written for: Sunday Whirl, Wordle #502 Words: Florida, news, middle, lie, run, fun, girls, unify, scandal, hard, second, spray Spring break school girls are unified in their decision to take Spring break in Florida. What fun to lie on soft … Continue reading

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No Permanent Home

Written for: Sunday Muse #150 (posted by Carrie) Hurried, being chased from their home. The family gathers their most precious possessions–ones they are able to carry. Cannot afford to tarry here where danger lurks. Only the father, musician and teacher, … Continue reading

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“heavy air”

Written for:  The Twiglets #187 – “heavy air” The air hung heavy over the haunted black lagoon. Temperature and humidity thicken the air to a heaviness that weighs upon me like a hangover. hangs heavy in air bees and butterflies … Continue reading

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Escaping Black and White

Written for:  Sunday Muse #116 Scope of black and white life left behind, appears too close in the mirror. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

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The Failed Escape

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – Meta-Fours “Use one of these 4 metaphors as a title or part of your poem:” “A PITCHER OF BITTERNESS” “A TASTE OF SACRIFICE” “A HOUSE OF DELIGHT” “BLOOD ON YOUR HANDS” … Continue reading

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iron gates

Written for:  The Twiglets #174 – “through iron gates” What will I find on the other side of iron gates? Cold to the touch like the bars on cages in the zoo weeds twist on brown grass neglect shows sorry … Continue reading

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In A Waterspout

Written for:  Poetics Aside April 2020 PAD Challenge – Day 6 Write a trap poem. I’m trapped inside a waterspout I don’t know how this came about No one hears me when I shout I can’t get out! I can’t … Continue reading

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Stuck Inside My Mind

Written for:  Poetic Asides – Day 2 – Countdown T-minus 9 “Write as escape poem.” I studied myself through my thoughts– tightly clenched. Old woman who could not find her way out of body or mind. https://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/poetic-asides

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A Bow To Lewis Carroll

Written for:  Poets and Storytellers United  (Posted by Rommy) Weekly Scribblings #7 – This is a tribute For this week’s scribblings, I’d like you to to think about the word “tribute”. You can make your word offering a straightforward tribute … Continue reading

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Despair

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm – “Pathya Vat”  The Pathya Vat is a Cambodian verse form. It consists of a quatrain (four lines) of four syllables each line. Lines two and three rhyme. When a poem consists of more … Continue reading

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