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Brainscape

Brainscape

You know, a brain is not nearly so large
as what it holds, the lodgings of joy and sorrow,
exhilaration and despair, jammed tenements, walls thin… 368 more words

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"Firefly Jar" Fragment(ed)

Firefly (Fragmented)

As a child, I was told that I was a star,
whose brilliance would light up the world like a jar
filled with fireflies.  277 more words

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"Side"

Side

All day I’ve seen your side
in my mind, the smooth slopes
of rib, hip, limb, like
the banks of a river.
All day I’ve strained… 143 more words

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Borders - Here She Once was There

I am posting the poem below (a sonnet) for a dVerse Poets Pub poetics prompt to write about borders.   I thought of posting a more more risque, i.e. 170 more words

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(Sort of) 1960's "Block" Poem

I have been thinking about the 1960’s, perhaps because of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday yesterday, so here’s a (sort of) 60’s poem (though not about MLK Jr.)   The poem is also published in my book of poetry, … 427 more words

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Taboo? (Maybe...) Poem (Yes!) ("A Woman Needing to Pee")

The below poem is posted as part of dVerse Poets Pub, Saturday Poetics prompt, hosted today by Kellie Elmore. The prompt was for a poem that is provocative or deals with a subject that’s taboo.   212 more words

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Queen Victoria Is "Going On Somewhere"

Check it out!  “Going On Somewhere” by Karin Gustafson, Diana Barco and Jason Martin on Amazon now!  (If not, then.) 17 more words

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