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The Fifth Dentist Said It Was Okay

It’s possible to yawn so wide Your eyes roll back and fall inside The void that is your gaping maw So you can see behind your jaw To where that Hot Tamale’s stuck But eyes can’t hold floss picks. Good … Continue reading

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Maybe Next Week

“Planning’s overrated” Says the man who’s never waited All week long for Saturday And then just sat the day away

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Can You Blame Them?

Birdies tweeting in the trees Beneath my bedroom window, please Be quiet! People (me) need sleep! (They’re freaked about these leaping sheep.)

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The Half-Life Of Horror

It’s difficult maintaining rage When every day we turn the page From yesterday’s appalling gaffe To one that’s new and worse by half. Today’s atrocity grows faint So rapidly it’s almost quaint A week from now, like old invective: Gable’s … Continue reading

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Beggars Can’t Be Snoozers

Pillow soft as gravel in a sleeve of baling twine Feels like eiderdown and satin after days like mine!

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Missed It By That

I’m starting early just in case I get distracted, lose my place Or simply fall asleep before I finish (happens more and more). If all goes well the job gets done On time. If not– Shoot. Got to

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Sneezin’s End

So, here’s the deal: My filter’s off. It’s like I’m editing a cough Or proofreading a sudden sneeze, So heiten mein gesund, here, please. I don’t have plans for what I’m writing, I’m just reading. It’s exciting, Watching what my … Continue reading

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