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Twilight

NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 5 Twilight Again we sit around bonfire, each one speaking of the pain, the mess, and the joy of Creation. Giving birth to something that held no breath until a moment ago. Pushing it toward bright … Continue reading

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April PAD Challenge: Day 1

April is national poetry month, and is celebrated by a Poem A Day challenge to anyone who loves poetry. I am busy teaching an online class, but will attempt to offer something each day, through the month. Simple short verses, … Continue reading

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Scrambling On The Bridge To Forgiveness

For The Sunday Whirl poetry prompt: Wordle #149 http://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ eggs, trust, test, not, high, course, peep, mug, trial, form, bring, blown, stick Scrambling On The Bridge To Forgiveness Pain is the shell that encloses your understanding… __Kahlil Gibran Blown trust … Continue reading

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Firefly Transformation

For We Write Poems: We Wordle #5 http://wewritepoems.wordpress.com/ Firefly Transformation Incandescent ribbons of fireflies hemmed the patio/porch with a certain queerly wild tinkling. Not quite heard, yet with enough substance to make a tired grandmother’s heart jump in foolish child-like … Continue reading

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Soul Woven

For Poets United prompt 11:  Pain http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/2010/08/thursday-think-tank-prompt-11.html#comments This is not a new poem, but one that came immediately to mind when I saw the prompt. It remains true for me, even after years since its creation. It was published in … Continue reading

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Music With Memory

When you gonna make up your mind, When you gonna love you as much as I do? When you gonna make up your mind, Cause things are gonna change, so fast…                                                                    __from Winter by Tori Amos* And change they did, … Continue reading

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