Tag Archives: words

Stray Thought 13

“Hush child. You know there are those days when the words stretch, like lacy tree branches, but can’t quite reach, to find and make meaning. Let them be, but listen as they whisper between themselves of wind and soft breezes. … Continue reading

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Flood

For Poets United: Mid-week Motif – Flood http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/ Drowning in hate-filled rhetoric, lies in words that no longer hold any meaning, shouted by faces that have lost all likeness to a compassionate humanity. Turn away. Dive into lines and color, … Continue reading

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Caught: a Haibun

For Sunday’s Whirligig: Wordle #116 http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ running, again, knee, father, girl, bends, way, legs, angel, where, smiling, thank For The Sunday Whirl: Wordle #304 https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ whistle, touch, wheel, word, gnaws, ring, prints, apart, broken, echo, thread, fall And Poets United: … Continue reading

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Thoughts

Thoughts Sometimes words leave bruises, cut delicate skin with bright red blossoms that only slowly turn to dark blue and purple, eventually fade, but are never truly forgotten. Other times they are softest feathers brushed across face, startling pause, capturing … Continue reading

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April PAD Challenge: Day 15

Paper Life How else to be our own best friend? ___1sojournal My life is a piece of paper. Find breath between lines of a far from empty notebook. Define contours of my story with writing pens or colored pencils, scattered … Continue reading

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Endless Search

For the Sunday Whirl, Wordle #289 https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ miss, saw, sense, bits, smoke, words, flat, leaks, eye, temple, track, swing For Sunday’s Whirligig: Wordle #101 http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ forming, feeling, making, balance, ahead, crystal, profit, power, poem, grammar, metaphors, syntax For Poets United: … Continue reading

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Cutting Edge

For Creativity Challenge Day 37: Path http://1sojournal.wordpress.com Cutting Edge Life is a journey down innumerable highways, with even more tangents. Sometimes ending in cul-de-sacs, where footsteps become hollow impossible echoes that can’t be followed. Long ago, I chose to follow … Continue reading

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