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Today's Date

Sometimes life is good to me,
showing up on my porch in a tuxedo
with a bouquet of fresh flowers and a sheepish grin
as if to say… 83 more words



It’s the last day! Hurray, you made it!

Today’s prompt:

Use an item to your right and write a sonnet about it.

Post your poem to comments! 53 more words


NaPoWriMo Day 29: I Remember

Today’s prompt references Joe Brainard’s I Remember. We were invited to list a series of memories, being concrete, using these details as the “connective tissue” of the poem. 169 more words


It has taken a long time to get to this place

I remember all those times I felt righteous indignation
all those times I was sure you were wrong,
and I was right
and maybe you were wrong, sometimes, 139 more words



Is this what I’ve come to?
Lame refrains,
about the state of the world,
or my crumbling brain.

Remember creativity?
That thing that plagued you in your teens, 26 more words


Encroaching summer

Encroaching summer:
the spaces reserved for stars
slowly filled with leaves.


Poem: Zebra

(For National Poetry Month I am writing a stream-of-conscious poem per day. Each poem is  a spontaneous poem single edit – could get messy!  Here is Poem #12.)

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