Category Archives: statue

[Ian] Woman with Bow

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I see a face here
with blue bow and pony tail
I’ll call her Piper

[Amy] Fierce

Fierce

Watch out, this guard rail
It is not protecting you
Don’t hang onto me

[Ian] Squirrel Hunting

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it happened one day
the hunted became hunter
we avoided trees

[Ian] Chicago

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downtown Chicago
guarded by metal people
streets never empty

[Ian] Arm

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I threw my arm out
which serves me right for going
out on a limb


Apologies for only having 4 syllables on the last line-it was the only way I could make this one happen


[Ian] Tightrope

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steel balancing act
talks to us of strength and poise
steady through life’s gales

[Ian] Soldier

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patrolling city
sentries sprang up overnight
seeking toys for tots

[Ian] Sunrise

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sun rise behind trees
silhouetting a statue
morning shadow blend

[Ian] Escaped Lion

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There is a Stone Zoo
I think this lion escaped
to prey on statues

[Ian] Wood troll

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once a grumpy troll
spent decades in the warm sun
found serenity