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Writing Well

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“Writing well

is the best

revenge.”

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~  Dorothy Parker

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Elfje:            (Cinquain)     classic: each word only one syllable

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pick

don’t grab

make it quick

catch what you can

choose

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Senryu:      5-7-5 ( Haiku with people and their emotions/feelings as a topic)

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you can pick your love

will your choice pick you to love

whose heart gets broken

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Poem:

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you can’t win if you don’t play
can we treat life like a child’s game
are you a color or are you a bouquet
is there really something in a name

the clouds diminished into rainbows
the seasons came and went
clover in all colors covers the meadows
in nature nothing is ever spent

so many questions and so few answers
discovered today, obsolete tomorrow
does love motivate flamenco dancers
can eyes wide open see a peep show

I’m so content to ask the question
please, just don’t ask me for the answer

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ME and the Boss

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A Moment’s Thinking

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“A moment’s

thinking

is an hour

in words.”

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~ Thomas Hood

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Elfje:         (Cinquain)

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excuse

plausible cause

communicate a reason

in so many words

explain

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Haiku:

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a perfect season

long hot days and muggy nights

summer grows the crops

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Poem:

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star crossed lovers see only each other
completely absorbed in one another
the moon or honeymoon will eventually be over
life is not always a bed of clover

for the majority there is a compromise
they bury the hatchet which is very wise
for the selfish sicky the war only escalates
for the sake of a pun they end up as stalemates

only the sickest hold a resentment forever
the wise are smart enough to never say never
human nature says that most relationships mellow
love and compassion make for the best bedfellow

I had a friend, to stay married it took him three tries
he learned to give, he learned to share, surprise
no secrets, she lets him know when things are not right
he said chivalry is not dead, he is now the white knight

may God bless all of your relationships
may your love avoid the apocalypse

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ME and the Boss

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https://michaelerb.wordpress.com

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https://meandtheboss.wordpress.com

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