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Elle (320 Poems)

I live in a small coastal town on the East Coast...an avid daydreamer... I enjoy getting lost in a poem...

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Edge

at ocean’s edge..
broken seashells
gather..
and cut my feet…

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Bus Stop

bus stop..
people standing
still..
mannequins..
looking down
the street…

(74 characters incl. spaces)

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Hunger

empty..
the scent
of starch..
fills his
rice bowl…

(53 characters incl. spaces)

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Ruins

amongst the decay
and ruins..
the sweet scent
of honeysuckle
and wild roses…

(78 characters incl. spaces)

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Fishing Boats

I watch the men
on the fishing boat
I am drawn to the
man with the beard
a smile on his kind face
& eyes that know me

(117 characters incl. spaces)

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Cut

the courage
of cut flowers..
taken at the
peak of their
beauty..
they stand tall
and defiant in
the vase…

(108 characters incl. spaces)

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Seeds

sunlight through
a red glass vase..
pomegranate seeds
scattered on a
white tablecloth…

(88 characters incl. spaces)

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Nothing Left

I give him the
last piece of cake
something sweet
to remember
I have lost
myself &
I have nothing
left to give

(110 characters incl. spaces)

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Slam

morning comes
in a coffee cup..
and leaves with
the slam of a door…

(69 characters incl. spaces)

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Fairy Tales

bright blue birds
against a pink sky..
I start to believe
in fairy tales…

(75 characters incl. spaces)

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