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Tilted World

Written for: Sunday Whirl, Wordle #491 Words: untethered, speak, plan, future, text, play, world, travelers, fresh, divide, hurt, clothes The untethered world has tumbling travelers in tattered clothing playing with their future. Fresh turns stale like rock-hard donuts left uncovered. … Continue reading

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Consequences of Ignorance

Written for: Sunday Whirl, Wordle #485 Words: sorry, familiar, earthy, train, skip, showstopper, scene, mass, plan, slip, sticky, spice They were sorry, son, that they had no plan. Slipped up when it came to earth’s mass. A familiar, joyous scene … Continue reading

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Imagined Me Changed

Written for:  the Sunday Muse #106 Now that masks are no longer required, I set my clay one aside. This painting is serene, calming. I am trying to transport myself there. Couple of white petals have insinuated themselves into the … Continue reading

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haiku – 3

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2020 PAD – Day 19 Write a poem including these 6 words: bump, embrace, fixture, howl, lonely, resolve bump on tree branches difficult to see that high lonely empty nest rollercoaster ride fixture in amusement … Continue reading

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A Crippled Mind

Written for:  Sunday Whirl #441 Words:  gawk, mist, arm, cringe, across, tape, chopped, rope, sign, form, mind, token Sign of a cringing mind, taped or tied with rope, forms chopped images across the mist- drenched sky. Gawking, I raise my … Continue reading

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A Stranger

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetry Form:  Dizian  (guest host:  Rosemary) 10 line stanza, 10 syllables each line  ababbccdcd I do not know her, but look at her face. Under a flowery umbrella she stands in line, awaits bus … Continue reading

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In The Near Future

Written for:  Sunday Whirl  #411 Words:  course, groan, still, find, melt, chime, oath, sign,  water, beat, shimmer, short Of course you can still find water in short supply where last of the shimmering ice floes melted. There is no sign, … Continue reading

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Future-Face

Written for:  The Sunday Muse #43 Face of future beings — all colors meld, eyes light. White circles dot face and body–sign of a new tribe of people, held back for now in coils of copper. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

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Poem Starting With A Line by Charles Bukowski

Written for:  Miz Quickly, November Nudge #18 “POEM STARTING WITH A LINE BY ______Look around. Read some New-to-You poetry. I usually begin with the Poets.orgpoem-a-day and follow the links for further reading; doesn’t matter how you browse, though. Just look … Continue reading

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Eyes Ahead

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #221 – “And I Quote” – Installment #3 Words to live by:  As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by … Continue reading

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