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On A Mission

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Camera FLASH! 55 “As an added extra to this challenge, you may write a Flash 55 inspired by the photograph, or on a subject of your choice.” Her long, drab coat teases … Continue reading

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Maddening

Written for:  Miz Quickly – November Nudge #21 Like my sense of direction, when oddly shaped pieces are taken apart, I cannot make them fit to form or any semblance of art. I am lost. https://imprompt.wordpress.com/2018/11/21/november-nudge-21/

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Antique Radio

Written for:  Miz Quickly – November Nudge #20 Yup, I am an antique. I guess people need newer, sleeker, tech-looking radios, if they even have one. Look at the wood of me– smooth, polished, even a handle. And if you … Continue reading

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Witchy Snake Woman

Written for:  Miz Quickly – November Nudge #19 One thin dime, one tenth of a dollar, and you are guaranteed to hoot and holler, when Dorinda does her snake dance. She’s witchy, scary, coal-black eyes. She swerves, swirls, and slithery … Continue reading

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Life Through Panes of Glass

Written for:  Miz Quickly’s November Nudge #16 Each pane holds a different scene. I can keep the grass, though browning in patches. The trees are de- nuded, a reminder of November’s takings. A car is stopped, and I wonder where … Continue reading

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Are You Tempted?

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #216 – “Pandora’s Box” – What’s in the box? This poem is a box of weathered wood and rusted locks. Scares you, dares, you to open it up–contents dormant for years. This poem exploits … Continue reading

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Cacophony

Written for:  Quickly – Retail Therapy Just another consumer That’s your topic. Cacophony of contentious noise– cash register, rustling paper, plaintive complaints. Oil paintings’ vibrancy and scent mixing with cheeses of all known pungencies. Far too much to contemplate. I … Continue reading

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Shell Life

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Mini-Challenge Camera FLASH!  (posted by Kerry) A creature made his home here for a time. Striations and nicks were left behind. Structure maintains integrity, with knot of infinity curled tightly at one end. … Continue reading

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New Friend

Written for:  The Sunday Muse #18 Tiny, trusting that I will do you no harm. My arm held steady, hand still as you perch. My heart lurches with a happiness I have rarely known. http://thesundaymuse.blogspot.com/

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path

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1474 – path into oblivion “Another nice scene from one of the many parks in my hometown. Look at that light play through the leaves, the fading colors of the pond and the disappearing of the blue … Continue reading

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