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Aging Actor, Few Choices

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration:  Curtain Call “Your poem/story begins with a character peeking out from behind a closed curtain.  Action!” A red curtain! Of course. She wouldn’t have it any other way. A soft gray would … Continue reading

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An Unlikely Friendship

Written for:  Sunday Muse #74 Seagull and man were wary of each other. Soon they developed a rapport. On a forgotten, foresaken piece of land, a piano was discovered. Still worked. The man could not play, and the gull could … Continue reading

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The Lost Castle

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Wordy Monday with Wild Woman:  “Castle Ruins, Lowering Skies . . . Tell us a story.                         At nightfall, he roamed the … Continue reading

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I Hear The Ocean

Written for:  Sunday Muse #68 Finally I saw the ocean. It was huge, loved the waves. Found this shell, pearl pink inside They call it a conch. Now I can listen to the roar of the ocean whenever I want … Continue reading

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A Cat’s Ultimatum

Written for:  Sunday Muse #65 As I have told you before you must see to my claws. Their length is hurting my paws. Now I’m not one to threaten but you need to pay attention or your coverlet’s value will … Continue reading

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Bridge of Intrigue

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – “Bits of Inspiration”  (posted by Susie Clevenger) “Today I am making it simple. I’m providing the images for inspiration and you my dear poet friends will write the color. Choose one or … Continue reading

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Stage Persona

Written for:  Sunday Muse #62  (posted by Fireblossom) Harmonica wails blue bouncing off silver adornment glittering under stage lights. Hat as prop tilts over his eyes. He wants to be heard, drawing attention with shiny accessories. He will not look … Continue reading

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Marked by Sun

Written for:  Sunday Muse #57 – “Protector” – Photo by Susie Clevenger Sad eyes cast downward. One arm hugs her middle, other crosses it with hand at base of throat. Hundreds of years under scorching suns, her body is pock-marked. She appears parched. … Continue reading

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Frustrated Biker

Written for Sunday Muse #56  (posted by Fireblossom) There you go, off to pee.  So easy for you, but what about me?  See any bathrooms around during the last fifty miles?  If I have to wait much longer, this helmet … Continue reading

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Punctuality

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – April Poems – Day 22 “Beware of Poor Substitutions!”   (posted by Fireblossom) Your assignment is to choose one of the images provided–taken from my Word Garden blog–and write your own poem about … Continue reading

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