Purple Sweetness

The golden butterfly
Tastes the sweetness of a
Warm, purple flower and
Savors a dim fragment
Of the lost time when she
Was a joyous glutton.

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mick (7 Poems)

Mick is a writer and father of two mostly grown children who have survived his shenanigans through smarts they inherited from their mother. His creative nonfiction, fiction, and poetry have appeared in consumer magazines, newspapers, and literary journals. His first book, Random Stones: A book of poetry, was published in 2016.

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