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NaPoWriMo Day 5: The Natural World

Natural Born Killers The Sun goes down They go to work And flourish in the dark. Natural born killers Thirsting for their prey. They stalk me in my sleep. I’m not so paranoid – I’m frequently attacked, Though often at … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day 4: Engima

First Love Two tons of iron With a V8 heart. She liked to break, I’d pray she’d start. I kept her running – Could not lose her. My yellow monster, That ghetto cruiser. Sometimes to work Or to the store. … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day 3: An Elegy

Cupcakes I remember. Especially the cupcakes. But ever present, Dad was there. The first pitch In baseball season The bullhorn Of driving instructors. At the game, A voice above all others. To the community: Coach and manager. Though at home … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day 2: A Recipe

Recipe for Happiness Take two best friends Add humor, generosity and unselfishness love. Apply tender kindness Then blend gently, Avoid simmering, Cover while kneading and Generously add spice. Season to taste. Yields a lifetime of pleasure Into bowls overflowing with … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day 1: It Begins

Bumps in the Night Under blankets, Hide below. Trembling. We do not know Where Creepy sounds originate, Grandfather clock Shows hours, late. Cats come alive In dark at night Pursuing things That give us fright. Things unseen, Are surely there. … Continue reading

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Fortune Cookie

Focus with your eyes, hear with your ears, listen with your heart Only the heart can hold the treasure that true friends seek Remember that those who seek friends must strive to be friendly Try in all things to strive … Continue reading

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Ancient Sentinel

Limbs stretching outward Girded in furrowed armor Ancient sentinel

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