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The Old Gray Mare

.. This poem was a goddess once. A Godiva, even. Long hair, horse. Now she’s a little ………worse for wear. Stare at her long enough, you might see the re -semblance of her old song, the hum -ina humina humina … Continue reading

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This Ain’t Love

.. This poem is a fickle mistress, a wandering soul. She might stay awhile, and smile. She might go home to the moon at any moment. She’ll leave a note, but only the most tre -bled clefs, no rest, no … Continue reading

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North of This  

This poem has slid just a little too far south. She’s got a mouth on her, but not enough to say. Point her true ……………..{north} , and she’ll tell you a thing or two about the weight of water, the … Continue reading

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Poem Re:Mix

.. This poem is a redux, all things ………………{nothing} reworked and twerked into some new spin. She’s the be -gin -ning, all scotch (guarded) and rum -bled heart. She’ll start with farthings, starlings, bones ……………and smoke. She’s a crum -bling … Continue reading

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Am-nesia

.. This poem wants to be utterly f o r g e t t a b l e, leaving nothing behind but bones and smoke. .. Poetic Asides November Chapbook Challenge, day 24. 

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Proem

.. This poem is the thing that comes before. The breath. The sigh. The pre -amble under a starstung sky. She’s getting ready. She’s all -ready revved, and realized she’s ridiculously set for all this sun. One day she’ll look … Continue reading

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This Day

.. This poem has 24 hours to prove herself, remove herself from the naughty list. She’s just in time for a seize -the-rhyme (Carpe De-um) sort of day (oh. You say day you say day you say day? Oh.) Give … Continue reading

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