Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Unexpected Discovery
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Unexpected Discovery

Picture of Waterfall Braid for Long Straight Hair / Tumblr @ hairstylesweekly.com She lacks romance, begs a chance. He presses shirt for surprising dateHer hair is blonde and coiffed and quite perfectWonders at her interest,…

A Successful Poem
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A Successful Poem

You get what you deserve The anthem of the successful I earned what I got The poor deserve what they get The self-satisfied pat on one's own back And the well-deserved kick in the keester…

Innocence
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Innocence

Cylburn Mansion and Gardens Irene, dark-haired and intelligentMind pure, uncluttered by uncertaintySummer begun for herPassing Cylburn's greenhousesGod wouldn't allow evil in her worldOnly the pure would dare approach her. Carl's long strides along the pathRelieved…

Two Thoughts Wide
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Two Thoughts Wide

Two thoughts wide The universe spanned Checkerboard strips across nature's miracle Night dark crowded Constellations thin but connected Soaring high, frozen quick Neighbors friendly, landscape neat Homes warm with cooking dinner Goods cheap or dear…

Why Not Rich
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Why Not Rich

How Come that Idiot's Rich and I'm Not A title demanded from the library shelf. I understand the economy and the markets Fed Building Last week, I argued against the FedIt shouldn't exist, gave good…

Claire de Lune
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Claire de Lune

Tight smile, glimmer of future promiseLuminous, youthful Moon Impossible to hold, impossible to ignoreDestination of a Thousand HeartsHer Port under Tight Control Enchanting songstressDownplayed beautyInternal light from songImages, simple yet trueWords, children understandSentiments, adults treasure…

Paradox
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Paradox

A monk insists:What God wills, will be.If our monastery is to lastHe will ensure it.Success is a sign of God's blessing.Failure is not fault, but misalignment. A nun instructs:Where there's a will, there's a way.Children,…