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Posted for Poets United Mid-Week Motif – Walk http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/ Walk Can no longer walk without a cane or proffered hand to lend support. Yet, my words in black ink on white paper, create a meandering path far easier to follow. … Continue reading

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In Nest of Memory

NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 24 In Nest of Memory Memories, like bits of stone, leaves, and twigs sometimes wrestle to find a permanent place in which to nestle.  Each owning a definitive face separate from one another, yet all seeking … Continue reading

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Healing of Memory

NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 23   Healing of Memory Sometimes a muddied moment emerges from murky waters of memory. Dried by brush of fingers holding stiffened bristles of remembering. Cradle it close like small child of a former self, listen … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 16 Echo a repetition of sound produced by the reflection of sound waves from a wall, mountain, or other obstructing surface. (Dictionary definition) Memories are no more than echoes bouncing off wall of the past. Sights … Continue reading

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This Day

How I long for a tree-lined path and a familiar shaggy four-legged companion to shadow my less than steady footsteps. The smell of evergreens and the chuckle of running water as it smooths stones that would stand in its way. … Continue reading

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On Tree of Life

On Tree of Life Watch myself climb carefully onto branch of long-ago other life. Shaky splayed hands wrapped around cracked bark, which still holds clear sparks of memory. See her there, woman I was, curled tightly on living room sofa. … Continue reading

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The Sunday Whirl: Wordle #309 https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ mean, carry, poor, trigger, born, sea, nothing, shake, beam, post, pick, string Sunday’s Whirligig: Wordle # 121 http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ hate, bliss, rapture, wig, lips, sandals, loathe, dents, draw, relapse, broccoli, delight Endless Pick at string … Continue reading

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April PAD Challenge: Day 28

Notes On Memory Wrap memories around you, like a hard turtle’s shell. They will defend against sharp crack of loneliness. Keep you warm in coldest of winters, and become coolest breath of hot summer breeze drying tears of sorrow. Listen … Continue reading

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April PAD Challenge: Day 20

The Portal Slip with ease through portal of mind, where secrets hide yet, constantly whisper. Call me by name from where they hang, like paintings on living room walls. Tell me of other times and places sketching faces of both … Continue reading

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The Sunday Whirl: Wordle #272  https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ still, busy, curl, silvery, bowl, class, echoing, drop, jealous, velvet, oil, light Sunday’s Whirligig: Wordle #83 http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ insectivores, carnivores, herbivores, omnivores, lamb, feed, suck, chew, spring, anything, know, sometimes Poets United: Poetry Pantry #326 … Continue reading

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