A 'Waltz wave' Rock- a-bye, ba- by, on the tree top, when the wind blows, the cradle will rock... Yes, Dear, we're right here with you; don't wor- ry; close your eyes... Hush, little ba- by, don't say...
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A 'Waltz wave' heav- ing nau- se- a, head spinning from the booze, he slumped a- gainst the stall, retching onto the toilet lid and his loafers, pulled himself up and slipped on vom- it
A 'Waltz wave' Chop- py wat- ers; only calm below the sur- face; broken planks drifting high above sink- ing, bluish bodies; can- dela- bra, wine bot- tles rest on ocean floor.
A 'Waltz wave' Dedicated to Murisopsis Break~ ing eve~ ry word in~ to syl~la~ bles forc~ es one's read~ ers to de~ cel~er~ate be~ cause, oth~er~ wise, mean~ ing~ ful nu~ anc~es go en~tire~ ly un~no~ ticed.
A 'Waltz wave' *Sigh* Breathe in and breathe out. It will be okay. You feel that your problems are somehow u- niquely in- surmount- a- ble, but they're not. And... You are not a snow- flake.
A 'Waltz wave' I have a strong cough that's bothering me a lot. I am going to take a sick day and relax. Mostly, I'm concerned about not getting friends sick at work.
My blogger-poet-friend Ingrid inspired me to create a Twitter account and start writing #APoemADay, which I began on January 1, 2021. I've come to belated realize that my Twitter poetry goal inherently requires me to write more poetry than I would otherwise attempt to produce. And it's not simply that I'm striving to write at least one poem daily...… Continue reading Twitter poetry 2021: Week 18