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In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Trio no. 4.”

After twenty-nine years in the US military, a thirty-two year marriage to my sweet heart sitting next to me as we speed along interstate 90 through the great state of South Dakota, in our new 1997 Chevrolet Corvette, in mid July with the center top off.

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Retirement Lifestyle

Bumping Into Him (III)

The darkness has made its way earlier than usual preceding what she already guesses will be a dull, cold, sad winter. With dry lips, eyes nearly closed¬†and still the smell of perfume, she’s making her way back to her already sweet home. 735 more words

Creative Writing

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Oil, Meet Water.”

My twin boys are as distinctive as Oil and Water, however their love for one another is deeper than anyone can appreciate.

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Retirement Lifestyle


We are getting stranger each minute.

My body is minutely
like a stranger

infected with some alien, incorporeal strain.

Rats in a maze of cages… 136 more words


Dissolver of Sugar


Dissolver of sugar, dissolve me,
if this is the time.
Do it gently with a touch of the hand, or a look.
Every morning I wait at dawn.

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The World Below the Brine

Walt Whitman

The world below the brine,
Forests at the bottom of the sea, the branches and leaves,
Sea-lettuce, vast lichens, strange flowers and seeds, the thick tangle, openings, and pink turf,

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Boxed - Part 1

Five years ago the Earth hit 10 billion people. This year 13 billion. Food is scarce. The impoverished starve while the people who can barely afford the food are nearly just as hungry. 712 more words