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“pale distance”

Written for:  The Twiglets #152 – “pale distance” In pale distance/outline of horse is befogged/in the early dawn. smoke pales in distance houses and mountains visible wild fires abate There was a young lady from Memphis whose voice, she thought, … Continue reading

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In The Jazz Club

Written for:  Sunday Whirl, Wordle #421 Words:  empower, jazz, clash, beat, jive, cork, smoke, shoulder, electric, sway, mirror, pluck Empowered by jive beat of hypnotic jazz, she rose, swayed to her own dance through blue smoke. Night was electric. In … Continue reading

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“grasses wilt”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (7) grasses wilt Here is the haiku to work with: grasses wilt: the braking locomotive grinds to a halt.                      … Continue reading

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Strange Woman

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #289 Words:  words, smoke, leaks, swing, eye, bits, miss, sense, temple, flat, track, saw This Miss is a mess.  Cigarette smoke curls in air wherever she goes.  Left eye leaks, a mouth like a … Continue reading

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