Category Archives: Poetry

You Walked Away

  A poem  in 42 words I needed you that day,and begged for you to stay. But as usual you walked away, tossed me off like an old baseball cap. I will not beg again. You broke my heart. Far … Continue reading

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The Artist for Blogophilia Week 47.6

So captivating, I wanted her to be mine. Ripe and ready for my caresses, her curves aroused me, her texture enticed me. She was a Beauty, definitely no Lady.  *** I introduced myself. Her smile  melted my soul. She needed … Continue reading

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Walk on by for Blogophilia 40.6

In the murky gloom of the tenement, I crouch in the mud shade of life, on the margins; out of sight, out of  mind. Huddled in my corner of existence. Surrounded by meager possessions, for comfort; my home. Reaching out, … Continue reading

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Stream of Consciousness for Blogophilia 28.6

Constipated soul Doesn’t live life As a well written story If only…. Real life ruins the mellow Mellow the ruins life real Mellow Relaxed Flowing Unencumbered by reality The rag doll just Thrown into a corner Forgotten and broken Real … Continue reading

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WeWriWa – Poetry inspired by Egypt

  Well I’m told I can submit poetry on here. So while my new story is still percolating that’s what I will do.   Set up – In January we visited Egypt  The Cinquain I wrote recently for a challenge … Continue reading

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V is for Vampire Lover

Welcome to a tour of my blogs written for the A-Z challenge. Today is April 25th   and the Versatile  letter V Originally written for a poetry site on my space. Unfortunately I couldn’t find the pic I used for that. Into … Continue reading

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S is for Stigma

Welcome to a tour of my blogs written for the A-Z challenge. Today is April 22nd   and the Social   letter S A poem based on someone I met at the aids committee where I volunteered. Google Image *A Place Set … Continue reading

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R is for Running

Welcome to a tour of my blogs written for the A-Z challenge. Today is April 20th   and the Reliable   letter R Running away in my mind Written about two years ago Escaping reality the chores and the mundanities of daily … Continue reading

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The Nile for Blogophilia 49.5

Nile boat moves river flows early morning flies land on warm skin livestock graze on the banks birds swoop sun shines on water women wash laundry in full view in upstairs lounge sitting mesmerized my blank mind jolts back to … Continue reading

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Six Haiku for Blogophilia 48.5

When her faith had died she hoped he would not fail her but as time went on ** their life continued  his voice like a trumpet’s blare sent out warning notes ** her heart drummed loudly she wondered if he was … Continue reading

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