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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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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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Extended Haiku

EXTENDED HAIKU The true loneliness When disregard impacts you Slicing connections There is a freedom To blaze a new trail alone With no stored control They may remember Within their own feign logic But without wisdom! Skirt the promises Leave … Continue reading

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Crescendo

  Dawn presses against brittle bark Snuggles into the curved shadows of leaves unfolding Creatures awaken with squawks and chirps Soon a crescendo of voices sing There is breakfast to fetch Be it seed or nectar As clouds roll in … Continue reading

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Draw the curtain

    As I draw back the fabric To open the curtain to the day, A blue jay lands on the feeder I stand at the window Cat at my hip. We stare awhile–those inside at out The jay feeds … Continue reading

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The Streetlights

For months the streets were dark, streetlights disconnected Citizens were shadows, businesses uneventful Difficult to see as one rides through the city. Cathedral security ¬†and vehicle high beams the only light puncturing the dark. The streetlights are back on now … Continue reading

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Change

Change can caress your mood Can undermine relationships Can be underhanded Can rattle in the pockets of your mind. Expectations warn of failure, Past failures warn of doom, yet change presses on Seeking new challenges Promising new opportunities Assists in … Continue reading

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Data Hunt

Each with a goal to reach Personal achievement and recognition Fuel the ambition. Strong opinions match budgets Small voices carry the load, Data hunt via infinite variables Populations boiled and pickled. Until a story worth mentioning tumbles Shining as a … Continue reading

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Morning Haiku ~ Collection of 6

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SUBDUED MORNING

Grey clouds hang over the morning Creating a midnight blue canvas Sounds of the awakening city hum Buses idle, waiting to capture first guests Tires clap on freeway pavement Early birds sweeten the chorus Towers aglow greet morning shift steps … Continue reading

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