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Absorbing

Bird song coffee suitably strong Family morning grumpy like the grumpiest of bears I don’t really care Back to the bird song listening, absorbing nature’s meditation for anything wrong

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I Am

My thoughts are my own nobody else’s with them I hope I have temporally grown My actions good or bad are my responsibility whether they make others happy or sad I am me for others to see

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Stumbled

Stumbling over rocky ground torn, worn, despondent eagerly watching the sky with tired red eyes Through the night an odyssey he has floundered tired body pushing on on a journey of a humble son The dawn rises a liturgy of sunshine the son has arrived home no more will he roam

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MouZe

The MouZe jumps over the wall bouncing like the bounciest of basketballs Seeking two more Z’s for the sanctuary of sleep then he falls swearing “bleep bloomin bleep”

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Some Days

Some days moving feels like a trek up the Amazon the body resoundingly refuses to budge however much it is given a gentle nudge The mind is in full stop gallons of coffee do not hit the spot Some days I think should just be for snoring away

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The Rescue

Not as cool as a Klingon disruptor peace and harmony prevail until the whirlwind disruptor spins a negative gale We all need a Captain Kirk to come to the rescue frees us from the jerk

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The Troll

The conundrum of trolls not the big cute type squishing with a club but the ones on the inter web drunk after being to the pub Looking for a house of straw to try and knock it down but rather they find all we do is sigh and frown If their life is so hollow […]

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Yay

A gusty wind ruffling her hair on duty, vigilant like the sleepiest hibernating bear As long-standing branches sway to the dry warm spot tightly curling in she sighs and says yay

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Busy Buzzness

Minding their own buzzness they buzz around the first we know when we hear their buzzy sound Hopping from flower to flower be their way there’s a busy bee we excitedly say

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Four Ears

This Bunny is unusual it has four ears to some it brings laughter a waterfall of tears The jokes on you the Bunny thinks to itself I’ll hear and escape the hunter whilst you are in a pot on the shelf

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Buzzing

Battles for the sake of battle tedious as a child playing with a rattle love for the sake of love hoping for that elusive absent dove something for the sake of nothing occasionally leaves us joyfully buzzing

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The Other

Somewhere maybe there is another us if we are polite this other will cuss If we are mean self centred the other selfless a perfect dream Or maybe we are all of these it just depends on the emotional breeze

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The Spark

A message of a magpie sparks through the air one of Hope perhaps rather than Despair Silence descends as the magpie takes flight the message delivered there shall be Light

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Gusto

Somewhere, sometime a Flamingo dances a jig legs flaying a whirlwind of bony twigs With enthusiasm and a little bit of gusto all that is missing the accompanying banjo

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The Bark

The Dog barking what is it saying something of importance or just playfully playing With a bark a message being transferred or maybe it is just annoyance at an annoying bird

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Two Left Feet

Fantastically weird struggle to grow a beard two left feet can’t cope with the heat constant worry frown hair no longer blond brown not any wiser never been a womaniser like a dog with a bone happy to be alone

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Magic

Celebes the Mystic magicking here and there one minute a furious mouse the next a cuddly bear A wizard of wisdom a master of magic that we can’t see him all the more enchantingly tragic

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The Angry Mouse

“I’ll show you” the Mouse squeaks to the Cat “I’m getting my friend” “Enormous the Angry Brown Rat” “Soon Mr Cat you will be gone for good” “This will be a mouse friendly neighbourhood” All the while the Cat looks on not twitching or moving it’s bum The Cat finally speaks “Are you done?” “I […]

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Maybe Unsurpassed

All in Black surveying black eyes mischievously playing The Raven with a shuffle takes flight all in Black an ominous eery sight The shadow below all in black disappearing never looking back Corvus corax the future, the past as an omen maybe unsurpassed

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Wings of a Spirit

The Wings of a Spirit wrapping around comforting us safely helping our feet reach the ground The Love of the Spirit helping us find who we are see the truth however distant and far

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Whirling

Motionless like the stillest of still cats noiseless you could hear the wings of bats The mind stops whirling for a second or two harmony and peace transcends thoughts you no longer have to pursue

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The Duck

One of those mornings where everything is a daze just moving from one room to another like finding your way out of a torturous maze Stumbling around trying to remember how to put trousers on a day when we are more bumbling duck than graceful swan

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People

People met not many people known with each encounter though part of us has grown People leave far too many to count most left a credit not a debit on the account People to meet in a future unknown some I’m sure will make us groan

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Driftwood

boun cing gently bounCING sometimes violently across the Ocean it goes following a tide aimlessly following a path chosen by another change course yes it would rather

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OwlVen

The OwlVen a magnificent marvel the amalgam that is always cheerful With a kraa and a hoot hiding in the old wood a memory from an imaginative childhood

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As One

As One the Raven and the Owl travel far protected against the foul As Two the Owl and the Raven are lost as they are each other’s haven

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Dreamy Solitude

Dreamy solitude is what we seek move away from those who make us weep For some being alone chills the heart to the bone For others this is where peace is found where our soul is truly unbound

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