The old women are cranky.
They turn, squeaking, resistant.
They like their routines:
coffee, silence, good bread.
What’s the point
of bad weather?
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Vox: Why so many languages invented words for colors in the same order.
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FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER, CONSIDERING THE LILIES
The white plaster image
of crucified Jesus hangs
above the altar. Its feet
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Found in Longman’s English Grammar, 1917
This paper is smooth and white;
in other words it has the qualities
of smoothness and whiteness.
The smoothness and whiteness 199 more words
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Prompt #75: Invent a Grandparent
Once she stopped a runaway horse before
the horse ran over a little boy. The boy’s
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. . . Surprise is a name of God.
~Brother David Steindl-Rast
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