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‘Fields of folly’

Through fields of folly we waltzed; Innocent in our tender youth. Storm clouds were so distant then, just like the unyielding truth. On this fantasy plateau we stood; in our cradle of ignorant bliss. The horrors of life were abstract, … Continue reading

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‘These shoes’

My shoes may look desirable and display the latest brand. Both stylish and fashionable; fine leather stitched by hand. They bring envy at a glance. They inspire oohs and ahhs; but all that glitters isn’t gold. Correlation is not the … Continue reading

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‘The executioner’s axe’

His axe is chipped and pitted; with dents and a rusted blade. It’s still sharp where it counts and the penalty must be paid. The handle is rugged and bare. It’s been wielded many times. The axeman just follows orders. … Continue reading

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‘Determined sprout’

A sapling needs a guiding light; since the winter is mostly night. To grow up strong, tall, or true? ‘Straight upward’ is best to do. As Winter ends it starts to bud. Spring rain brings heavy floods. A tree adapts … Continue reading

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‘I am the dark’

In the daytime, people are largely unconcerned with danger. They carry on with their individual lives and go their separate ways. It’s not that they are unaware of the lurking risks of life. Each of them just basks in the … Continue reading

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‘Pride courts an ego’

Gilded with gold. Multi-layered in sin. Pride courts an ego; both thick and thin. Where do ‘we’ stand, as the world spins? That’s not important, after it ends.

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‘We hold the key’

Drosophila. Alveoli. Saying that makes me feel silli. Pagan. Ray-gun. Be on the lookout for Dagon. Depressed. Bequest. You know the wicked won’t rest. Insurrection. Rejection. Evasive answers are a deflection. Rapacious. Tenacious. Cozy can be better than spacious. Undeniable. … Continue reading

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