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To Flee or Not To Flee

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #328 Words:  escapes, song, voted, sound, wishes, thank, party, thirsty, exist, drive, if, pushes Fluttering sound of song exists in air around me. A party of escaped pigeons push out of roof- top coops, … Continue reading

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Stolen Wishes

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #327 Words:  twist, still, stolen, stream, wish, stand, ring, amble, trim, simple, puzzle, prize You stole my simple wishes. Your stream of twisted words rang in my head like a siren. Still, you stand … Continue reading

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Claus Travel

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #326 Words:  monkeys, moon, sword, chop, relish, sting, kiss, strap, fly, merge, shimmy, crime Thought we heard police choppers, and strange monkey noises, too. Realized it was Santa’s sleigh, and reindeer bells flying past moon. … Continue reading

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Lesson of War

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #325 Words:  clear, fury, mission, pay, test, war, taunting, body, lesson, dirt, slide, disbelief Lesson of war–there will be bodies lying in dirt, with buddies looking on in disbelief, grief of this mission. Fury … Continue reading

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See Through Closet

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #324 Words:   bellow, deny, sly, weave, rent, drop, decline, smile, child, fate, blossom, closet Do not bellow at me. I will drop you like a stitch unravel your weave to twisted yarn, pluck you … Continue reading

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End of November

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Get Listed:  November Edition “For this Get Listed edition I ask you to create your own brief creation. Keep it to under 100 words (I have a short attention span). Choose one … Continue reading

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Life of Pines

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #323 Words:  try, shore, pebble, sigh, pine, mist, signal, limber, chime, walk, mimic, sky Pine mist sighs through wooded walk mimicking a soft-toned chime on a summer evening. Sky tries to signal inclement weather … Continue reading

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I Would Like to Recruit A Whippoorwill

Written for:  Poetic Asides  #416  – Use at least three of the six words: sidereal recruit magnetic compact whippoorwill carbon A compact bird, the Whippoorwill, on summer evenings, he trills an endless song, magnetic to the ears, camouflaged if someone’s … Continue reading

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The Aura At King’s Mill

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #322 Words:  dream, two, middle trim, blind, knock, sticky, drizzle, know, hill, mill, king She dreams an amber aura hovering two feet above King’s Mill, abandoned thirty years ago. She stands, blind to all … Continue reading

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Traveling Moonbeam

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #321 Words:  pretense, bulk, dearth, shock, possible, individual, jump, challenge, light, route, drug, teeming This poem is an individual moonbeam traveling lightly, jumping and bouncing on a new route where dearth of enlightenment exists. … Continue reading

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