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early morning breeze
shivers up my legs
I remain in bed

sound of morning birds
before sun’s first light
a cheerful symphony

awake, awake!
their chatter encourages… 21 more words

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art credit: Melancholy by Natalia Tejera

melancholy has settled
between my eyes
travelling southward
down my neck and shoulders
through each vertebrae
lingering in my hips… 16 more words

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coffee perks
as I admire father’s garden
cherry tomatoes nearly knee-high
squash and peppers perking up
basil peeking through
and the blackberry bush–
oh that gorgeous bush– 25 more words

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art credit: Mother Nature by vyndicare, DeviantArt

a chill runs through these bones
a reminder that Mother Nature
can give and take away warmth
with a wave of her hands
regardless of the Season

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art credit: Thomas Weaver

a night of fitted sleep
too early awakened
so groggy–in need of coffee

welcomed by masters
of words–spinners
weavers, poets

my morning… 7 more words


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O these unsettled bones
restless, tormented

I find no peace
within, without

only the incessent
rattling, rattling

even in my dreams
I cannot escape you

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Catharine whispers
come, write
and I toss and turn
while she churns
words like butter
soft, silky
rich for the pallete

come, write
she persists… 22 more words

Small Stones