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Stepping on shadows

                             “Yes” I have stood where you now stand, and sucked the big ones…See More
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Mice of the manor

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Stepping on shadows

Posted by Michael Foley on November 23, 2014 at 16:15 0 Comments

                            

 

“Yes” I have stood where you now stand, and sucked the big ones down,

With my lungs about ready to explode, trying to save the honor of our town,

Put my head in where Angels fear to tread, just to score that winning goal,…

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Mice of the manor

Posted by Michael Foley on November 8, 2014 at 18:31 0 Comments

 

Jacko likes to make believe, that he is no ordinary mouse,

It’s all about the proper breeding he says, as he struts around the old house,

He claims an aristocratic bloodline that can be traced back to the king

The other mice that live in the manor are all descendants of…

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Vitriol

Started by Thomas Kotsonis in Member Poetry 20 hours ago. 0 Replies

Cloven hoofed bigotryTreading through the mud,Detached from decencyThe hysteria of what is right The red faced parrot spreads his bile,The airwaves choke with venomThe fear he paints won’t ally,Dripping on a tainted canvass A repugnant pest, trapped…Continue

Anybody home?

Started by Thomas Kotsonis in Member Poetry yesterday. 0 Replies

Knock Knock! Hello, anybody home?Where are they? Have they all moved?I don’t think they will returnThe cobwebs are entrenched Does anyone know where have they gone?They used to fish here,tell us stories,tame the land Is it true? That their eviction…Continue

Hands of Time

Started by Kerryn Lee Bon. in Member Poetry on Tuesday. 0 Replies

I am the pendulumOn a grandfather clockWho has fallen in loveBut, the hands have stopped.K. Lee Bon., copyright, all rights reserved (worldwide), time starts when the hands have stopped, our hands of love - time forgot, 06/11/2014Continue

Tags: who, stopped, love, clock, pendulum

With thundering certainty

Started by Kerryn Lee Bon. in Member Poetry on Tuesday. 0 Replies

With thundering certaintyMy heart beatsFor youWith thundering certainty . . . This ship is destinedFor beautiful horizonsThat blind my frail, human eyesSo, I dream of theeAnd places and starsWhere beautiful disastersCollide with what my soul yearns…Continue

Tags: serendipity, jump, beautiful, becoming, disaster

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