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Cherry

The Dandelion

Hopes and dreams Hopes and dreams Dry pale and windswept My place amongst the tree roots Burying my roots through stony ground Earths tether holds me...

Reaching

(photo 1) A stricken tree, its bones survive – grey, honed they reach, and taper high to poke the blue, like twisting roots upon the sky.

BLUE SKY TREE HIGH

There was once a silly pixie Out to have some fun; He took a walk down to the lake And looked up at the sun By the sparkling waters edge Lapping at...
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How long is high?

‘Mary can reach the table bottom, I can reach the top, Dan can reach the curtain rail – but where does growing stop? ‘Dad can’t reach the ceiling,...
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Blue Sky Tree High

She walks her dog, head in the clouds And legs as long as Sequoia trunks She’s tall and as high as a kite Hound on a string of unfathomable length It...
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Fyodor

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Random Access Memory

Poetry Monthly effort... don't often try these... Picture released into Public Domain by originator. Found via Wikipedia commons.
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Jewels from the jail

A tinker rough soon had enough of trying to live better …Thrown into jail – but there a tale took shape among the squalor; with pen and ink, and time to think he wrote the finest ever …
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WRITING ON THE MOVE

I recommend the London bus when seeking inspiration; All sorts of human life is there, and folks of every nation. All crammed together, talking,...