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The Ant

The ant circled my empty plate, hopeful He moved with purpose But I Sitting high Can see the desert he is yet to discover … I wondered how I looked to God Or a being much bigger than myself Before I washed the ant away . . . Image credit HERE

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Episode 1- The Hounds

[Draft 7/2013] I was determined that it was O.K. that the government was making a big deal out of nothing. Like the tornado sirens that were never followed by a tornado, flood warnings, and ‘terrorist attacks’ that never manifested. I had a test the next week. It was finals week. I went to the corner…

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Late

I get lost in lines they make An illegal U-turn leading to a mistake Between red and green lights While driving too slow at night I get lost with a GPS that orders me around Two streets away from your house I walk in, trying not to make a sound Late again Much too late…

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Adapting 

In a crack between two bricks I left a message as I was taken away And Freed from the rooftop  I was allowed to visit the beach in May Rain disturbed the strangers But I was so happy to be free And as time passed I forgot the rooftop And those strangers were much like…

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