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Crescendo

The activity is astounding The noise surpasses symphony crescendo The dawn presses against brittle bark Snuggles into the curved shadows of leaves unfolding Creatures awaken with squawks and chirps There is breakfast to fetch Be it seed or nectar As clouds … Continue reading

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Draw the curtain

  As I draw back the fabric To open the curtain to the day, As 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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