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A to Z Blog Challenge Meets NaPoWriMo
Theme:  It’s the Little Things
April 3, 2015

 

Crystal

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A talk with a friend,
a blond and blue smiler
who has a way with words,
leads to confidence,
clarifies facets,
sharpens focus,
reveals the crystal truth.

 

 

 

Comptche Spring Break

On the Deck
This week is not about
the to-do list I brought,
the grading stacks in the trunk in bags
(bound to stay there),
the work of house-selling and job-sniffing and tax-paying.
This week is about
sitting on a sunwashed deck
and birdchirp attention and roostercrow amusement,
about windperceiving and
pulling the words gently off the wind
as they waft by.
 

 

Cloud

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We wake in one,
not just in the uncaffeinated kind,
though that applies, too,
but the real one, wet, foggish,
vision-obscuring,
insulating us from the pending heat
and potential clarity of the day,
like my conception of earth’s canopy
before the great flood
but with added confusion and care.

 

6 thoughts on “C

  1. Roslynn, in your poems, I am able to visit the ranch once more. I miss that place. I dream of spending time there again with you all, and this time, adding Chuck to the mix.

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