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Of Tea Parties and Mad Queens

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  Smoke and Mirrors  (posted by Gospel Isoceles) “As we think about our own place within this complex construct of empty rhetoric and doublespeak, optical illusion and obscure motives; let us also remember most … Continue reading

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Uneven Halves

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Weekend Mini-Challenge: “Just One Word” – Halved  (Imagined by Marian)   Learn your math now, or you won’t know a whole from a half. http://withrealtoads.blogspot.com/

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Sacred Spell

Written for:  Sunday Muse #67 Jagged piece of glass in palm of stone. Mysterious section of green landscape untouched for years. A piece of forest has been torn away. Greedy fingers try to pry it open. If they succeed in … Continue reading

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Secrecy

Written for:  The Twiglets #108 – “with great secrecy” He ran his government with great secrecy and many lies. Numerous valuable jewels were hidden in the old man’s manor. By the time death took him, he could not remember where … Continue reading

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King of Mendacity

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #366 Words:  spoken, control, turn, term, terrible, idea, aware, span, audacity, granted, probe, deal Aware of audacity that threatens to span another term granted to a wheeler-dealer turning a country out of control, no … Continue reading

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No More Blood

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~War and Peace

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