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The Sisters and The Fox

Written for: Sunday Muse #109   Scarlet roses interlaced swirlsof blonde hair, a contrastto her pale, fair face. In plucking her flowers, thorns pierced her fingers, prickling them with beads of bloodand grime. Her snow-hued sister chose white roses for … Continue reading

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Wolf Misconceptions

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2019 November PAD Chapbook Challenge – Day 1 “Write a once upon a time poem.  The title of the poem could be “Once Upon a Time,” or the first words could be. Or you could do … Continue reading

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decision

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1358 – Green Willow (Japanese fairy-tale) autumn departs in deep silence willow leaves fall – tears on this grave as the willow is green again another year has gone © Chèvrefeuille (our host) to sweep the garden … Continue reading

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flute

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1357 –  The Flute (inspired by Japanese fairytale) shadows of leaves cover the open holes her flute forgotten © Jane Reichhold dreams come alive the old monk plays the bamboo flute becomes young again © Chèvrefeuille (our … Continue reading

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closed peonies

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1356 The Peony Lantern (Japanese fairy-tale) deep mysteries hidden in the Peonies – secret lover secret lover face behind a bouquet of Peonies – the first step the first step sending Peonies to my love deep mysteries … Continue reading

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