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Close: Quadrille #101

d’Verse Pub is hosting: https://dversepoets.com/Hey there, Poets-in-Residence! De Jackson (aka WhimsyGizmo) here. It’s Quadrille Monday again (my favorite!)…when we pen poems of exactly 44 words (not counting the title), including one specific word provided. Open your Heart Close the door to sickness open your heart to appreciation.  Close your eyes to pessimism open your heart to optimism.  Close […]

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Three Things Challenge #170

Written for Pensitivity 101: https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/03/10/three-things-challenge-170/ Your three things today are: FIGHTWOUNDBLOOD True Love If you were to fight and there was some blood I’d look for the wound I’d bandage it good. I’d hug you real close and then let you cry before telling you it’s time for goodbye.  You’d want to cry more to see me leave you but in the whole end you know […]

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Scared to Fly

Written for:  Poets & Storytellers UnitedWeekly Scribblings #9 – Contagion  (posted by Magaly)“You know what else can keep a mind from losing itself in a time of crisis? Creativity, and community, and ink-infused hope. So, dearest poets and storytellers, for our 9th Weekly Scribblings, I invite us to write new poetry or prose inspired by […]

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The Sunday Whirl: Wordle 446

Words:  sing, lift, rip, old, smooth, blessings, floor, view, enough, panic, virus, twenty  True love doesn’t stop When I think of blessings  I don’t look at the floor.  I lift my head up high  Leave panic at the door.   I try to sing my praises  of people who I love  Even when their old and gone  Just white noise from above.   I’ve never had true love  and view it as a gift  Smooth out all […]

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