perfect winter storm
pries up the gray roof shingles
and drips on the bed

r soos

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A storm in a teacup

Changes take place
Change is certain
Changes happen
Change is inevitable
But, then that’s one the reason why present seems certain.

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Our mouths estuaries one with the other,
restless rivers swelling into raging sea,
we storm, sweep, drown each other
mercilessly, deathly, beautifully.

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Swirling winds slash against an amber sky. Buffeted by the maelstrom, her arms raised, blissful, fulfilled. Disappearing into thin air.

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Teary Eyed Night

Teary eyed night
Sprightly pixies of light
Flit in & out of form
Elvis hails a cab
As into a storm of quanta you dissolve.

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storm lanterns
do yeoman duty

lighting the night
& vigilantly waiting

for the inevitable
bad weather

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