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A NOT-S0-SILLY ANTI-POETRY DITTY

In And In Between The Silence 6/21/2022

Not Alone In the Darkness (As I Once Thought I Was)

Each One Of Them Is Accounted For (And Matters)

The Fire Once Within Goes Cold From Lack



Like Books Full Of Stories Stacked Behind Her

Call It Grace (another Anti-poem)

Lights Out

Saudade: the feeling of wanting to be near someone who is far and distant

That No One But I Will Know (anti-poetry)

HERE WE SIT AT OUR TABLE 2/19/2022

To Be In The Way

For My Brother T. J. ( 7/15/2022)

That Once Respite Cave

Dr. Frankenstein's Surprise (Re-Galvanized)

A Stranger In a Strange And Angry Land.

Crimson Lake (From 2008, flashing forward to 2022/April 19)

Words Being Yours...Until The Grave 4/23/2022

Summer Storms / Electric Monsters

Your Candle Burning In the Wind

On Sunny Days , As I Pose For The Skies 3/17/2022

You Are Not What You Think 3/7/2022 11:56Pm PST

We'll Decide That For YOU

Fisherman's Woman's Lament

That Time Love Took Off Running On Its Achilles Heels....

VALENTINE--WITHOUT YOU 2/19/2022

His Bitter Chocolate Heart (refrigerator magnet poem)

THE HOOVER DAM/NEWLY RE-CONSTRUCTED 2/19/2022

I COULD BECOME SOME KIND OF LUCKY 2/19/2022

UN-THREAD THE NEEDLE (OF TIME)

Always Deep Blue (written 7/3-7/6/2022)

THE GLASS BETWEEN MY SELVES

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I COULD BECOME SOME KIND OF LUCKY 2/19/2022


Hey Lucky Girl

look out..

 how luck might drop on your head and

you/I might take a plane/train and

change the name OURparents gave US

glance backwards into the great disappearance of your/my old life

and rename ourselves

the sighs malingering in your/my lungs no longer escaping

and instead

the regrowth of two new pair of lungs

re-invention and magic being your/my new lease

the tickets to move on, we share

and all those blurs called bad memories

now draining outside the sides of your/my head

the skyline, the horizon line, the dividing line

yours/mine now to claim instead

not the blackbird balancing itself

on the shifting plane of the telephone wires

the electricity sparking you/me  from the inside

shifting all our gears and wires

til the numbers align

propelling you/me/us forward

look out Lucky....



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