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A Flower’s Folly

  I considered the flower The fragrant rose Its petals soft to touch But thorns keep friends and foe alike At distance a bit too much Lily-of-the-valley Delicate and small Highly toxic to children No, I won’t be their downfall … Continue reading

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Resuscitation

On the bus, her mind wandered back to a time life was simple. Funny, at the time she didn’t think so. She was restless and had to leave that secluded town where life on those dusty roads led nowhere and … Continue reading

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Looking For Love in all the Wrong Places

I stir the tea leaves Lean into the steam Caressing my skin My bones absorb it Like quicksand I expect them to give still As they lie Limp Dead Scentless Against the bottom of the cup An unwilling sacrifice All … Continue reading

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Spring’s Promise

  I saw a robin yesterday A harbinger of spring they say She flit between the oaks still bare Searching for some bugs of fare She knows not the thrill she did impart Upon my cold and barren heart For … Continue reading

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Killington’s a Killer Walking Down

They all said it would be fun and I had nothing to worry about and every little child there could do it and I saw them gliding and laughing like they came from the womb on their long slender skis … Continue reading

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What is it Anyways?

What is it about the race You cannot embrace? What is it about the night That robs your sight? What is it about contrast You can’t move past? What is it about color you despise As you favor white in … Continue reading

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Empty to Fill

The missing component is not that which screams the loudest for attention The real need is that which is silenced Only as one empties, can one be filled Listen What don’t you hear? Nothing makes no sound No one drinks … Continue reading

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