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Elle (316 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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Slow Rain

slow
summer
rain..
I open the
kitchen window..
stir the piccalilli…

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Stay Away

screen door slamming..
pendulous breasts
swinging..
she screams at me
“you stay away
from my boy”…

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Old Libraries

big oak trees
over old libraries
outside I sit
inhaling the scent
of old book pages

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Meadow

take me
to the meadow
where wildflowers dance
and your smiling face
becomes the sun

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Petticoat

the wind..
a stiff petticoat..
rustling leaves..
billowing trees…

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Thunder

his voice
thunder..
I curl into
myself..
a fallen yellow leaf..

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Day Ends

day ends..
and so do we..
outside
I exhale..
our last
shared breath…

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Hurricane

he was a
cloud parting
moon dwelling
magic moment maker
and a beehive hurricane…

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Different

he loves puppies
vying for his attention
with new tricks they learn
I try to be a puppy but I can’t
I am a cat..always a cat

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