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Purity resembling the color white,
Clean and unblemished like virginal snow.
Where innocence and decency unite,
Captivating with a hypnotic glow.

Blissfully flawless and unpolluted, 62 more words


Politically Preposterous

Politically Preposterous…

When Trump first ran for President we mocked

Looked forward with amusing disbelief

To watching this crazed narcissist be blocked

From serious high office – such relief!

81 more words
Fandangos One Word Challenge

Poule impériale et royale

La poule courtisane avance au grand soleil,
Ourdissant en son coeur des intrigues secrètes ;
Dans sa soif de pouvoir, dit-on, rien ne l’arrête,
Depuis le point du jour, jusqu’au couchant vermeil. 81 more words


Our Wheels No Longer Move

Inauguration Day: January 1953

by Robert Lowell (1917 – 1977)

The snow had buried Stuyvesant.
The subways drummed the vaults. I heard
the El’s green girders charge on Third, 201 more words


The Proposal: A Sonnet

There I stood in the middle of the store

Smiling and giggling like its just us

In my mind, not another soul around

It’s just me, my king, and our beating hearts… 158 more words


Reading: Wedding by Alice Oswald

Alice Oswald (b. 1966) is an Oxford-educated classicist and award-winning poet. She has written poetically about ecology and wrote her own take on the Iliad… 404 more words


Nef des utopistes

Cet équipage-là manoeuvre avec grand soin :
Ils voudraient découvrir la Terre de Justice.
C’est une île lointaine, ils en ont des témoins,
Où jamais l’innocent n’est conduit au supplice. 92 more words