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phoenixella

the air was cool the day was young it soon would warm in the morning sun but another source of heat would warm this day the hatching of the brood would be complete the shifter swan laid seven eggs there … Continue reading

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bronze forest and maroon

sapphire swan surrounded by azure cygnets three though hatched recently cygnets have grown swiftly they help the swan nurse four eggy mysteries upon the nest expanded three cygnets with azure down would blend into clear blue sky but not old … Continue reading

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the azure three

amidst the patch of patient pumpkin grows a wee waiting watermelon they all await the shifter’s seven hoping for to the hatching hasten a bed of twigs a hedgehog haven not a nest for cygnets craven like a basket lined … Continue reading

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shifter’s seven

seven eggs rest in blue swan’s nest shifter’s clutch devoid of hutch pumpkin blessed three eggs of rara avis about their major axis twenty-five see-em circumference the measure of each instance these the smaller three the middle one is beige … Continue reading

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pumpkin

the dragon dwells inside me yet its form is seldom seen sometimes it urges to be free hang on a precipice and preen sometimes it longs to be flying through valleys and canyons careen yet shyness leads it to hiding … Continue reading

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