The First Time I Saw…. Trifextra Challenge

The First Time I Saw… Tilt of your smile, Black of your hair, Lilt of your walk, Depth of your stare– Heat filled me up All else a blur But this I knew: You are him. I’m her.   A response to: This week’s Trifextra challenge.  This week we are asking you to count syllables. […]

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Mt. Tabor #NaBloPoMo

Mt. Tabor

Mt. Tabor Eruptions all morning Hot lava and sass We walk round the volcano Find quiet at last? Complaints and disruption She protests each step Green flows down the hillside We gasp, find our breath. Word count: 33 There is a dormant volcano in the middle of our city. It has trails, a playground, a […]

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Thursday’s Haiku: Gluttony #NaBloPoMo

Gluttony Don’t forget, Give thanks For this great land, First people Who died from our sins. Related articles Happy National Genocide (Thanksgiving) Day! (Nicole Breedlove, Huffington Post) Cooking the History Books: The Thanksgiving Massacre (Laura Elliff, Republic of Lakota) Daily Post Weekly Challenge: Haiku Catchoo 

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