Monthly Archives: November 2017

Two Daughter Dungeon Dance

  Like ants crawling over a carcass Or gulls swooping in for a morsel They came Not in a colony or flock Just two Daughters on the edge Unable to carry the weight of transition The clinging to normalcy The … Continue reading

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Two Daughter Haiku

Rooted bloom flowers Slowly withers wrenched from plot Justice leaves flower.

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Allison Arrived

Fresh breeze Steeled determination Smile Eased worry Touch Instilled confidence Care Furnished love Compound provisions Toward transition pending She gathered the vestiges Until Crisis kidnapped And Hope was lost. In honor of my mothers caretaker who was willing to embrace … Continue reading

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Abandoned Bird Nest

Predators often silence their victims who then hold on to shame for decades; at times unaware of the negative impact as they consistently try to hide the memory and consistently make bad choices because they feel so unworthy. He staggers … Continue reading

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Mr. Cat

Originally posted on Poetry Road:
Guardian of hanging bird feeders Posted at each front corner Full of corn kernels and sunflower seed Mr. Cat paces the pocked cement porch. The gray is his territory, his safe haven. He spies┬áthe daily…

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