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42 Day 27

nothing to see on this overcast morn

the sunlight’s soft, muted, no shadows to swoon
no scampering squirrels, no birds on the wing

let’s happily linger between silken sheets… 19 more words

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Shame - 42 Day 26

what kind of monster

rips babies from their mothers,
asylum seekers; punishment for hope

liberty’s promise rots, dead,
behind walls, hate, it’s not safe
the monsters here are real… 217 more words

Poetry

42 Day 25

listen

crickets
just, crickets

vacuous silence
questions, unanswered
detachment droning

~kat

For Jane Dougherty’s Daily Poem Challenge, “42”. Only after writing this, did I realize I mirrored the day’s theme…silence. 8 more words

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42 Day 24

gone, the hours

dawn to dusk,
nose to stone, grinding

twirling ‘round, tick tock,
busy hands, pockets full,
night falls, down like ashes, ashes

~kat… 14 more words

Poetry

Fragile Heartbeat - A Haiku

clearly not fragile
four score or more, unprompted,
a heartbeat lub-dubs

~kat

For Ronovan Writes Haiku Poetry Challenge, Prompt words: fragile & heartbeat.

Poetry

Breathe

alpha
to omega
life’s often a flurry
swept up in worry, forgetting
to breathe

~kat

A Cinquain for Colleen Chesebro’s Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge-Synonyms Only for the words: Hurry: flurry & Last: omega, breathe. Digital Art by Kat Myrman – 2018.

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42 Day 23

blue sky, distant white clouds,

trees undulate in the breeze,
leafy underbellies, sparkling,

on afternoons like this,
cool and crisp,
i forget the rain

~kat… 7 more words

Poetry