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Counting Fountains

Or Sammi’s Weekend Challenge: a poem or prose to mention FOUNTAIN in exactly 53 words. Okay, challenge on: Fifty, fifty, fifty-three Fountain counting comes too easily Words from numbers being freed Not from Suttungr’s poetic mead Ought I hang on … Continue reading

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Silvered Lady

Silvered Lady in the sky You affect my moods I know not why But when you’re full I’m so alive Yet when you’re new I have to strive To change my world from blue Reposted from December 2012

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Drat!

No more coffee they are saying And, Oh please, I am praying But they say another brew Isn’t good for you For me it is disaster (Climb the walls, rake the plaster) Saying I can’t have it I’ll just create … Continue reading

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Fairy Nuff

There’s a fairy—Fairy Nuff Who sits upon my bathroom shelf, He’s a most annoying elf. He strews the room with bits of fluff. Always BLUE. You know his brethren? According to the Internet His breed, worldwide, is spreading. Oh, don’t … Continue reading

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Know the Lingo

Lots of new words came today They did not stay. Slippery memory will not hold Unless the word is very bold.    

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Immigration Control

  The doors swing wide Their dusty inhabitants no more to hide. The ghouls limp out Too long of bad living affecting their gout. The imps—who shouldn’t have been there Escape from their accidental incarceration last year. A couple of … Continue reading

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Hera

Hera, Hera, costume-wearer Wide thighed mother of all Grinding grain to make her bread Weaving out her marriage bed Distrusts her husband, it must be said Hera, Hera, costume-wearer Wide thighed mother of all Giving her son a bow and … Continue reading

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