Monthly Archives: June 2010

Ten Minutes of Shame by Gally Lines

Lest I Smite Thee blog – Gally’s punk poem about a corporate slave life hooked in marketing lies and product binges ending in ten minutes of shame. Continue reading

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Heavy Breather

Always coming up for air. Not graceful like a porpoise or pilot whale. Gasping, clamoring, clawing to the surface. Further away each time under, and Growing thicker, towards becoming impenetrable; A five layer crust of satin, wood, dirt, grass, and … Continue reading

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An Undead Prose Poem

You put a buttercup to my chin and ask me if I like butter. I laugh and you ask me to marry you. I can’t. I tell you right then about the handsome man out in the woods that day, … Continue reading

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Fear or Faith

Fear or Faith The house slumbers Silent but for my wife’s peaceful breathing I should be with her Safely enveloped in sleep’s warm embrace But sleep eludes me The Muse whispers Sets my heart racing Stoking the embers of a … Continue reading

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Color Of The Earth

Color of The Earth–Frances Ayers Beautiful color of the Earth,that I do love. You strike my senses and fill my soul with glee. Your vibrant hues fill the lovely sky above, And bring out the autumn color of the trees. … Continue reading

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Almost A Father

Almost  a Father-By Frances Ayers No legal ties to bind us,no shared blood in our veins. Yet I call you father,in many many ways. If soothing words can dry a tear,and love can ease the way. When difficult times assault,I … Continue reading

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Not Me – by Cynthia Mayhew

Speaking of things that are obsolete…

Do your big broad shoulders hold up the sky?

I’d like to put my foot on your face
and explain to you, in great detail Continue reading

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