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Quilt

How many colors

fit on the head of a pin?

Seven times seven

the Seamstress says.

And we,

like eyes of needles

tuck and shape the space, 72 more words

Poetry

Tale of Two Needles

(with apologies to Charles Dickens)

 .

Was Madame DeFarge

recording events

or was she creating reality

with the click-click

of her needles?

Yarn spun from infinity, 95 more words

Poetry

Work

Sisyphus knew what it meant

to push the huge mundane

up steep slopes

only to be crushed by repetition.

He avoided carpal tunnels

and somehow kept on pushing… 37 more words

Poetry

Surf

The sea folds back

upon itself

does not permit

the easy love

nor duplications

of a dream,

and she no longer rides

that broken wave – 54 more words

Poetry

Door

(A Mayberrie poem – re-post)

And so, did you save

the key, m’lord?

Did you secret it away

to some safe isle?

I see you still… 58 more words

Poetry

Fortune Teller

(from 1995)

Old gypsy spun around and winked

then brewed a special potion

of swirling colors for the dawn

to fling upon the ocean. 100 more words

Poetry