Author: VK Lynne

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Dust

Poem   I went back; Picking my way carefully through the underbrush, I realized: I’d never noticed all this poison ivy… Perhaps that’s why the itch persists. I went back; Scratching as I climbed...

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World

New Poetry   It began simply, and it grew, Layer by layer. Days, months, years- It became the size of a softball, And the smell…strong. I began to peel, and I knew Layer by...

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The Sickness

Poem   The day starts; she’ll be fine…so much to do. She’ll make a list, but those things can wait until she does such and such. She’s dreading the moment that she’ll be alone....

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A Literate

Poem   Elocute, eloquent Elephant Confess consciously; cry courageously. Please, pachyderm, pardon Our orders, obliging obedience. We want what’s warranted For full finality. Absolve, abject Aardvark. Forgive fully; find forbearance. Mind, mammal, motive- Simple...

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Monarch

Nature Poetry   You wonder how you ended up here. With this impossible creature- This bruised insect In this fading garden. Her shadow is a scallop. One wing torn off, she flies dizzily in...

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Live to Learn

Poem   It only took me half a lifetime, To realize the truths behind the clichés. Things we say every day, but don’t really believe. Things that we must experience to understand. This can...