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Archive for May, 2014

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

 

Another one down!
They keep passing
like men who pass.

Friday, May 30th, 2014

 

The Stephanie, she broke up when she went aground, so many had sailed in her, and our sunset, it bleeds all over the horizon.

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

 

Can’t go anywhere at all
Travel is prohibited
Stay inside the box
Where the broken biscuits are

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

 

Washing away the sticky
They have opened the pool
Now the mermaids are gathering
But it’s only the uglies
And further contradictions

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

 

The turtle eyes us with suspicion
But we have been doctors
And inside he knows we are his care

Monday, May 26th, 2014

 

Doorman at the door of the cave
He kind of expects to be having a haircut soon
This century at least; all the people love

Sunday, May 25th, 2014

 

The landlady of our dining hall
She acts suspicious but consolatory
The contradictions keep on a-mounting

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

 

Shhhhh! The children are watching
but we remain unsure if that’s how to
spell Shhhh. I guess it will do.

Meanwhile, in other news, the elephant and the giraffe are enjoying sharing a joke.

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

 

We don’t care
about people.
We don’t care
about ourselves.
We are careless
beyond measure.

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

 

Dear Pandora,

When will the snow melt? I have not seen your face for so long. I apologize for the way this has turned into an unreadable mess. It was going to be our epic poem.