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Emptiness | Scribbling Stones Day 3

grey hearts on pink plastic red hair streaks sharp cheeks paint piled on pants too chubby babies to match the teddies tassels and bows and a painting here and there tall claims and trite slogans lime green and gaudy orange … Continue reading

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stoned and at sea

i’m beginning my descent into darkness, sinking into turbulent waters, i’m no longer struggling to avoid the bleakness.   abob a whit before drunkenness descends, a one-way trip to deep craters i’m beginning my descent into darkness.   as the last waves … Continue reading

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Absence

No, I don’t miss seeing you Tilt your head a little to the side As you half-listen to whatever Gibberish I choose to spout, The spout of the tea pot Steaming up the space between you and me.   No, … Continue reading

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A clean job

He was obviously the ring-leader; he had that unmistakable air of command. The other two scurried about under his directions: the plastic bags swelled up with their booty, the fruit of toil in the wee hours of morning. Finally, the … Continue reading

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