Daily Archives: April 12, 2013

Snakessss on a page

I was inspired by my last post and suggestions from my followers to sculpt a snake shape poem. This was one of my hardest to pull off, and while it may sacrifice readability for silhouette recognition, I think you will … Continue reading

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Carlyle Lake, Southern Illinois

The small town of Carlyle sports the largest man-made lake in Illinois. Spent a month here in 2007. Lived in one of the cabins with 70 rattlesnakes in plastic totes, piled high everywhere you walked. The cheap plastic POC were … Continue reading

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Culture yourself, eat some yogurt!

Originally posted on The ancient eavesdropper:
smooth,      gentle          cultures             soothe          the stomach’s soul, plastering active bacteria             on all walls, head to…

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One blink, one second at a time

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Awake, now halfway conscious, the struggle lies in bed and getting out of its feathery soft jaws, I relax, the quicksand sets like cement. My stomach ponders breakfast, but my mind tries to remember…

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Look no further

Originally posted on The ancient eavesdropper:
Ok, so here it goes, let’s get this poem on a roll! Why rhyme when nothing in life has that kind of timing? Poetry begins with a needle prick of passion through the heart,…

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‘No’ Year’s Resolution List

Contemporary society has a short attention span. Media, propaganda, tabloids, TV sets, senseless noise, everything at everyone’s fingertips, palm pilots, iPod, Wii, the tangible book obsolete, superficial Amazon Kindle now supreme, sure this saves paper, but what of old book … Continue reading

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Somatic Symphony

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Double # trouble

Originally posted on The ancient eavesdropper:
1 + 1 = Snake eye slits 2 + 2 = Couple doubled 3 + 3 = Turkey + hat trick 4 + 4 = Quadrant quartet [5 + 5] = Two pent-up pentagons…

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