January 2015 Collage Poem: Novelty

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Intact, these children dance and sing

Forward and back.

Forget hatred; make love,

but don't whore

 

Don't tell me the truth

Or look at the meanings

In between words

 

Summer is a salad of water

Blue eyes

 

People of all kinds

too many to remember -

Who cares?

 

I see new words in new directions

All new faces and self-reflections

A pill to pull back on modesty

 

Suck that crap in my vac

and you got kicked out of my pad

 

Rainbow dipped into an azure sea

 

It's gritty in the city

And was I part of a protest

or a carnival?

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Nigel Astell

Thu 15th Jan 2015 15:53

The Secret Line

Each individual poem is read out
Personal thoughts of expression are absorbed
The secret line a task given
Till itself becomes a written avenue
Close study reveals what memories linger.

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Andy N

Tue 13th Jan 2015 12:34

wish I'd wrote 'Summer is a salad of water', John must admit but a interesting piece as always..

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