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EARLY MORNING TAI CHI

Slow, the Jade Lady works the shuttle.

There was a dream about the dead cat

who did Tai Chi whenever she moved, 60 more words

Humans And Other Animals

FINDING TOYS ON THE STREET

Winter Prompt # 28 

He’s on the second shelf between

the first doll I made and the bricks

I use as bookends. 118 more words

Humans And Other Animals

RIPPED PAPER

In memory of Ursula K. Le Guin

Winter Prompt #26

Tear it all up—

old bills and tax returns, bank

statements, stock certificates, 35 more words

Humans And Other Animals

SAND

Winter Prompt # 25

Holiday Point, South Hero,

that summer between houses.

Popham Beach in the fog,

the first time I met the sea. 37 more words

Humans And Other Animals

LID OFF A JAR

Winter Prompt #24

Rusted on. The bail jar is full

of round black balls. Plums? How long

have they been here in the dust, 66 more words

Humans And Other Animals

 THE FIRST TO

Winter Prompt #23

We were always doomed,

we pioneer women, plodding,

we thought, toward a new land

while the residents of the old one… 139 more words

Humans And Other Animals

CRUST

Winter Prompt #22

I used to study this stuff:

mantle, crust and core.

The mantle and core poetic,

metaphor:

                  Mantle

the thin dark covering… 48 more words

Humans And Other Animals