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INNER PEACE

Stoic through battles Finally achieved true peace Wept tears of relief.   Haiku using “peace” and “tear” https://www.edwinasepisodes.com/collens-weekly-poetry-challenge-31-peace-tear/ Image: Pixabay

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ODE TO A SMALL MESH LAUNDRY BAG

In this  little mesh laundry bag You put the things that cover your lag, When they get so very dirty, You don’t feel so very perty. Insert dirty stockings in the bag Put in machine when on washing jag When … Continue reading

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HOME WITH SAMMY

WITH LOVE TO SAMMY, 63 YEARS Home, fortunate to be my pleasant place; my hubby and I talk face to face. Home, all my belongings there I stash; got a lot of stuff, just not cash.   Home, cars can … Continue reading

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TASTE AND SEE

Lesson seven, #introtopoetry  subject “flavor,” use found words in the content.  I found my words in a inspirational book on my desk.  I chose the third word in each title unless it was an article or preposition. Therefore this poem … Continue reading

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JOURNEY

My family tree was a noble one But axed beyond recognition, Hewn down and shredded to bits Tossed, turned, spit upon Flattened, cut, and dyed Pressed, marked upon, taped A troubled girl upon my face My life traded for her life … Continue reading

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ON THE BACK OF A POSTAGE STAMP

  I was a teen in the forties after World War Two.  During the war it was said that secret codes were hidden on the back of postage stamps.  That must have been the impetus for what became a fad … Continue reading

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snug and wet

  Feeling familiar, Best of both worlds—warm water Snug, wet, and cozy.   Prompt for poetry Blogging U – haiku, subject water #introtopoetry

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WITH A FLOURISH

With a flourish, she sat down Sparkling smile for all – She’s the super star in town!

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THREE? THAT’S ALL, FOLKS!

Me blog twice in one day?  Unheard of, but I’ve just found out it is National Limerick Day and I can’r resist.  Actually I am dwelling on what to do for kindness week #RevofKindness.  I’m supposed to be kind to me. … Continue reading

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THE CIRCLING HAWK

From the rooftop I sit and watch The lazy circling of a hawk. I watch—almost hypnotized Unguarded from insidious lies.   Drawn into his enchanting beauty As death dictates his dangerous duty.   Evil comes in disguise Relaxed beauty in … Continue reading

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