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won’t translate

Written for:  The Twiglets #167 – “won’t translate” You cannot translate a dance, you can only interpret what you see. When my grandparents spoke Russian, no one translated. transformation difficult feat to perform butterfly leaves cocoon There once was a … Continue reading

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rolling

Written for:  The Twiglets #133 – “rolling in it” They knew her when– old neighborhood friends. Tenements lined the block, every need for a lock on your door. People on her street were poor. Now, old friends and neighbors wonder how she … Continue reading

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Under a Banner of Black

Written for:  Poetics Aside #478 “For today’s prompt, write a weapon poem. Write a poem with a sword, gun, or some other weapon. Or describe a weapon. Also, remember that all weapons aren’t obvious. Words can be weapons, ideas, thoughts, … Continue reading

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Genie

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1342 The Story of the Fisherman – A tale from 1,001 Arabian Nights secrets unveiled awful genius free again first spring storm © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is my attempt: back to the sea under seal of … Continue reading

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Pilgrims

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #193 Words:  sigh, arrival, alone, scar, pale, plain, stray, ingest, laughing, chime, silent, holy Plainly garbed, pale and alone, a man with scarred face sighs. Weary from journeying, he has arrived at the holy … Continue reading

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