Tag Archives: regret

Applause Limes

I quite regret the text I sent. Those weren’t at all the words I meant. I’m coming deeply to resent Autocorrect. Clap flatulent! Advertisements

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Sestinot

I don’t know how to write a sestina, Not really, but already I know this: “Sestina” is not the word you want To end a line with. Seriously, look, How many different ways can it be used? I think I’m … Continue reading

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Beach Casual Friday

I know how to swim and I look Fancy in my trunks. However, I regret the chance I took In wearing them to work. Not clever.

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Bite Your Tongue

Don’t say things you can’t take back. Time travels on a one-way track And once you’ve spoken words that sting You cannot make that bell unring. Better just to bite your tongue And recognize your thoughts are young: When they … Continue reading

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Morning

Getting up was…challenging For all kinds of why. But that I taught the world to sing, That I made the welkin ring, That I…did that other thing, That’s a dirty lie! …as far as know I.

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Fully Dissed Closure

There’s absolutely nothing left to do. Two thousand thirteen’s over. Done. Finis. I’m satisfied, completely. How ’bout you? Are you as satisfactorized as me? Does your year’s score have chords left unresolved? Plot threads unknotted? Crunchy bits unchewed? Will you … Continue reading

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Foreshadowhyohgodwhy

Hey, kids! That lump of tummy yuck? That pulsing throb behind your eyes? That tonguesweat taste of sewer muck? That comes from drinking, too! Surprise!

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