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Why Do You Got To Get Killed?

I had a pup called Inspiration He was tiny, brown and white But he succumbed to fondulation Now I don’t know what to write

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The Inspiration Bug

I’m pantsless so the Inspiration Bug can bite me on leg. This evening’s topic hasn’t R.S.V.P.’d. Though I hate to beg, This train of thought is moving: I’m composing, but I don’t know what The melody will sound like. Come … Continue reading

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H.C. Andersen’s Notebook (Fragm.)

Once upon a time– [orphan]…ONCE upon a time… Wicked stepmother?

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Ineuphonium

I’d thought I’d been inspired But it seems I was mistaken. My muse has just retired With her ego badly shaken. We’d planned to work together Crafting euphonies sublime, But now I can’t say whether She’ll return to me in … Continue reading

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Assuming Metaphorical Heads Can Rear

My verse topics aren’t exciting: Allergies, my cat, and writing. Probably it’s ’cause I wait To think about it ’til too late And midnight’s pumpkin coach-shaped head Is rearing. I can’t go to bed Unless I’ve posted something new, But … Continue reading

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The One That Got Away

I thought it up and wrote it down Before it had a chance to fade It might have earned me much renown Instead I’ve been again betrayed By technological reliance (“Local draft” means “roll the dice”) Darn this not-so-smart appliance … Continue reading

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Thomas Sweatison

Perspiration, so I’ve heard, Is much the more important word When measuring its merits next To inspiration. Its defects In social intercourse aside, I ought to share my sheen with pride, Presumably, but I forget When everything I’m wearing’s wet … Continue reading

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