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~ Caligula Haiku ~ It Will End ~ It’s Only A Matter Of When ~

tracks shit on his shoes evidence is everywhere unmistakable ***** stink in the bushes attracts flies and inquiry just what he asked for ***** if only he knew body will betray ego wherever he stands

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~ Caligula Haiku ~ (How Does It End?)

My daily dose of unreality leads me to put into brief words the unfolding agony of witnessing an incompetent person doing unmitigated injury to this country and world.   vendettas abound integrity exploited full blown coverup ***** anxious and angry … Continue reading

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~ Caligula Haiku ~

caligula impedes insists suspicions baseless pitches gas on fire ***** caligula lies reflexively like breathing smug self-conceit ***** soulless charlatan touts despot’s version of truth any lie will do

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~ Caligula Haiku ~ 5/11/17 ~ Take Two ~

Guess I was a bit upset this morning (also in a hurry) when I posted my caLLigula haiku! Sorry about that, but somehow striking the L twice made me feel more powerful — more in control — an illusion.   grandstand … Continue reading

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~ Mac’s Landing ~ Deer Lake, WA ~

Last night we stayed in Newport, Washington where my family lived from 1950-55. Since I was very young, my recollections of Newport are few and far between. Our focus yesterday, Sunday was to visit Deer Lake Resort for a picnic … Continue reading

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Self-Portrait ~ Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Blur

sundown behind me fir before me ascending resin seeps pitch gleams

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Spring Roses ~ Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Fresh

tender red-green leaves emerge trembling in springbreeze branches reach stretch taut issuing thorny barbs suckled by warm sun buds anticipate pure joy    

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