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whenabouts

do we give time its dueso often overshadowedby its sibling, space no matter when or wheretime and space aren’t competingthey are not in a race so why do we focusso much on our whereaboutshere and thereabouts ask yourself, when are … Continue reading

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shimagination

shimaginationsimply magicalshared imaginationshards of seashellssplashed upon sunset shores we are sentient sandsseismically entangledsharing synthetic landsstochastically enspangledin spots and swirly bands we live togetheron these islands of our mindsyet we are the oceans tooflowing ever togethermixing myriad minds some claim eddiesand … Continue reading

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parallel paradigms

thoughts of youdance in my mindlike flickering firesplaying pantomimeson the walls of this cave feelings of youripple through my rindlike ginormous gyressplash repeated rhymeson the shoals of this cove i hear your voiceand turn to findmillions of lyresstrumming out crimeson … Continue reading

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birbabies

my bucket runneth overoverflown with tearsthat rained down foreverand kept inside for years what once were tears of lovenow pour forth in grieflost neither crow nor dovebut babies stol’n by cruel thief heart’s reservoir runs lowas tattered feathers fadethe ache … Continue reading

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downed dovelette

have you seen my love yetoh my dear little dovelettelaid and due to hatch soon alas i see the sadnessautumn wears a cruel dresslong before these wings had flewn like a fallen deck of cardsshell shattered into shardsdoves above coo … Continue reading

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sweet petrichor

oh my sweet desert petrichoressence of creosoteknocks at my doorinto my day you float the breeze brings me blissafternoon acacia shadethe rain is your kissupon my body played breeze dances with treesazure skies deepen in huebands of sky tied in … Continue reading

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feel the flow

there is a time for rhymethere is a season for reasonplease don’t stress, just expresssometimes you beat out your iambslike ducks in a rowbehind the stanzas are gears and camsmeanings woven into the flowyet sometimes free verseforms the poem’s pursewrite … Continue reading

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skycean

remnants of dayslowly burn awayfires of pink and peachpresent their speech vibrant colorsopen like flowersbursting on the shoresburning beauty implores sunset is a beachpoised to preachthe sky is an oceanpotent potion quaff this playlightimbibe sunset’s delightdrink every huelet it transform … Continue reading

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puddles

when writing in the rainpoems form like puddlesiamb puddlesword puddlesdancing with each raindroprippling with each gust of wind when writing in the rainas downpour patters on palmseach frond cries outin ecstasy they shoutbathing in the brilliancedroplets pool into each sentence … Continue reading

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poem names

some poems have namesas poetic titleswhile often as riddlescan serve as a frame some poems hold nameswithin their stanzaspronoun extravaganzasan anonymity game some poems possess namesproper and dapperof pauper or rapperas stains for the brain some poems change namesas they … Continue reading

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