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OctPoWriMo2019 Day 28 — Friendship’s End

  In my 60-plus years on this earth, there have been three long-term friendships that I've walked away from. I won't go into the dynamics of any of them, but I will say that I don't wish ill on any of them. Just the opposite, I hope life is treating them well. Alive? Dead? May… Continue reading OctPoWriMo2019 Day 28 — Friendship’s End

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dVerse — pantoum — Terminal Velocity

collage 8"x5", February 2017 Another pantoum for dVerse Terminal Velocity Didn't know you when we first met You told me all on our first date Both long single, our minds were set We felt the pull, were deaf to fate * You told me all on our first date Your rap sheet, lovers, and AA… Continue reading dVerse — pantoum — Terminal Velocity

dverse · pantoum · poetry · remembrance

dVerse — Pantoum — Day Sailors

image link Another "imperfect" pantoum for dVerse. The pantoum is based on sailing experiences I've had. Gliding mute along the water We set sail with gentle winds Ripples on the ocean's daughter Feeling warm air brush our skins * We set sail with gentle winds Dragon clouds across the sky Feeling warm air brush our… Continue reading dVerse — Pantoum — Day Sailors

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dVerse — A time to be born, and a time to die

image link Lillian is the host of dVerse today. Lillian says: Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 American Standard Version (ASV)For everything there is a season, and a time for every [a]purpose under heaven: 2 a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; 3 a… Continue reading dVerse — A time to be born, and a time to die

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dVerse — Pantoum — Eternal Moment

image link Update 3/3/19:  I've edited the poem.  Here is the first revision of it.  You will notice I found the druid equivalent of qi (thank you to Sabio for pointing out the "new age soup") where pronunciation is included within, and definition of the word follows, the poem. First revision: Day spent whiling away… Continue reading dVerse — Pantoum — Eternal Moment