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Dog-Ear Poetry #2

At The Found Poetry Review, a contest is going on until October 31, 2013.  The challenge? To find poetry in the corner of a page.  It’s called dog-ear poetry.  Here are some dog-ear poems I found in Earth Abides by George R. Stewart: I call this one, “When White Became Dirty.” I think that it’s describing the book …

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Dog-Ear Poetry

At The Found Poetry Review, a contest is going on until October 31, 2013.  The challenge? To find poetry in the corner of a page.  It’s called dog-ear poetry.  Here are some dog-ear poems I found in The Origin of Consciousness In The Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind by Julian Jaynes: This one is “The …

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A Fresh Start

A Fresh Start Despair is When the world around Comes crashing down Feeling like The brink of death A monster with half Of the universe Against you Love only found in An alternate reality Uniquely alone Dig deep inside Your alien skin To the power at the center That energy surge Through your heart Out …

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Fringe

Fringe Trapped here On the fringe The eye of the storm Is calm Protected But we are here Amongst the confusion The unknowns The fear Danger hiding in shadows And flinging through the air Like leaves in a storm Or bricks in a tornado Ready to blow us away And slam us into the concrete …

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Firefly

Firefly I can see where you Were headed You needed time for Romance to develop The loyalties to strengthen The bonds to cement Concrete takes time to set And become strong There were still so many Adventures to be had Daring capers So that I could cling to The experience and get To know you …

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From Constant Reader

I have been a Stephen King fan for years.  I love some books more than others, however… From Constant Reader I can remember times… Slamming the book closed Heart pounding In fear Tears Because a beloved New attachment Was cruelly ripped From the pages In a gory death Anxious anticipation Of what was next to …

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