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Oulipost, Day 24 - Homosyntaxism

Select a section of text, and replace each word with another word which represents the same part of speech.
My seventh grade teacher did teach me to diagram sentences, but I played loose and fast with this.   148 more words

Quick post today. It’s been a long day for me as I picked up my son at college. He finished up his freshman year.  I seriously cannot believe it. 172 more words

Poetry: LOVE

What I never saw as love

came and showed me love

All that I’ve labeled as love

came & didn’t stay, but called it love. 77 more words

Oulipost #24 Homosyntaxism

The Crushing Myth

Crook is in the blood at debut.
Across the flood, villains of less
impressive lifeboats, lawyers, are about to
rat out to rationalize their lives in the excess. 254 more words


L - O - V - E

Ah, angst of my youth, how I do not miss thee … lol.

For National Poetry Month …

l – o – v – e… 169 more words


Day 24 - Swimmer

Day 24 – Swimmer

The splash,
Breathing in.

Feels like flying,

I will always love the water,
For I cannot drown,
In my sky.

#124: Bricks and Windows, Windows and Bricks

“The way they boxed us in here. Bricks and windows, windows and bricks.” –Willy Loman, Death of A Salesman, Arthur Miller

In my old neighborhood they tore down… 257 more words