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#319 of 365 – “bloodied shoes”

“bloodied shoes”     I drive with music blaring at ease to curse my neighbor with no threats of death upon my head to abandon my creator   there is no doubt that there is violence here that breaks away … Continue reading

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#300 of 365 – 4 Haiku

4 Haiku     trying not to breathe massaging summer clients with summertime feet     a thin splintered twig beneath feet of passersby my broken spirit     the smell of chicken tasting the aroma; home is in the … Continue reading

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#285 of 365 – 3 Haiku

3 Haiku    change and cigarettes he sits lowly; one gold tooth all the others brown       so many of us together, but not really stuck on the highway       Sundays, a work day coming home … Continue reading

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#278 of 365 – “where the milk of freedom spills”

“where the milk of freedom spills”     I feel sluggish and uncooperative don’t want to do my chores I want to linger under sunsets and meander on the shores I don’t want to be a parent or a daughter … Continue reading

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#261 of 365 – “magic rope”

“magic rope”   such bashful trees dancing under their leaves blowing their sweet summer breath in the breeze pulling me back to my swing in the yard where a tire and magic rope dispelled all unease    

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#244 of 365 – “amphitheatre nights”

“amphitheatre nights” (listening to music we could hear coming from the Carter Barron Amphitheatre)   on the back steps of uneasiness beneath the balmy kiss of Summer we watched leaves embraced by music dancing in the August moon while we … Continue reading

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