Monthly Archives: April 2013

Day 28: NaPoWriMo 2013 – Blue

Blue Dismal, dispirited, down. Dejected, disconsolate. Definitely dark and drab, I’m feeling blue. Cumulus cast on clearly Cerulean canvas sky. Chalybeous eyes, so cold, Are seeing blue. Melodies of misery By a melancholic muse. Making me mournful as, I listen … Continue reading

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Day 27: NaPoWriMo 2013 – The Grass Is

The Grass Is Blue. Sugar Hill, Dolly, Silver Dagger, too. The Grass is Blue. Greener. Grant, in a castle; Oil tycoon, Mitchum not leaner. The Grass is Greener. Singing. Paperback novel, South African sizzle, Love affair, stinging. The Grass is … Continue reading

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Day 26: April PAD 2013 – The Master Casting

The Master Casting Silver thread and magic fingers, A hook bent to the will, Warping colors to patterns, Casting life stripped from quills. See the master preparing; Casts a spell for the fool. Breathing life toward a hatchling; Flitters subtly, … Continue reading

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Day 26: NaPoWriMo 2013 – The Lady

The Lady     Part I. On either side the river lie Long fields of barley and of rye, That clothe the wold and meet the sky; And thro’ the field the road runs by  To many-tower’d Camelot; And up and down … Continue reading

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Day 25: April PAD 2013 – Everyone Knows It’s Mean

Everyone Knows Its Mean Nobody knows just what you’ve done,           you really should come clean. I know you thought it was for fun,           but others think it mean. A toothbrush … Continue reading

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Day 25: NaPoWriMo 2013 – First Day of Our Hike (a ballad)

First Day of Our Hike (a ballad) Our goal, the Tuscarora trail           and a week together. I’ll bring the gear and, without fail,           you find maps, my brother. But while … Continue reading

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Review – The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Everyone knows the story of Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Lion and the Tin Man, right?  After all, Judy Garland and her wonderful ruby red slippers brought it all to life for us as we cuddled in front of the TV … Continue reading

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