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week 477 ~ cold falls like a curtain

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cold falls like a curtain
ending summer’s long reign
flowers fade spiders spin
cold falls like a curtain
shorter days ascertain
we’ll soon see snow again
cold falls like a curtain
ending summer’s long reign

Written by mairmusic

December 8, 2017 at 8:44 pm

Posted in November, rondeau

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week 475 ~ the spark of inspiration

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the spark of inspiration
fizzles out in damp distrust
by unclear focus undone
the spark of inspiration
lacks stamina to outrun
skepticism though it must
the spark of inspiration
fizzles out in damp distrust

Written by mairmusic

November 26, 2017 at 11:41 am

week 474 ~ the most important thing is peace

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the most important thing is peace
of mind the kind that leads to sleep
at night where promises will keep
and you can let yourself release
control convince your brain to cease
obsessing trust in the moment
without asking where the dream went
knowing life’s still as it should be
where you left it close your eyes see
you’ve just paused waiting for intent

Written by mairmusic

November 11, 2017 at 4:03 pm

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week 472 ~ once upon a blameless fear

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once upon a blameless fear
when the worst could still be real
when the future looms unclear
once upon a blameless fear
we hold tight to all that’s dear
wait for someone else’s deal
once upon a blameless fear
when the worst could still be real

Written by mairmusic

November 5, 2017 at 4:58 pm

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week 471 ~ more behind than ahead

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more behind than ahead
drifting past midpoint
sunset bleeds river red
more behind than ahead
no option here instead
music in counterpoint
more behind than ahead
drifting past midpoint

Written by mairmusic

October 23, 2017 at 6:38 pm

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week 470 ~ aorta cut pain spurting

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aorta cut pain spurting
is this my happy way home
look up blank stare truth blurting
aorta cut pain spurting
no process for what’s hurting
fragile lies come packed in foam
aorta cut pain spurting
is this my happy way home

Written by mairmusic

October 15, 2017 at 5:45 pm

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week 467 ~ a clear shaft of light

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a clear shaft of light
up from the center
eyes still without sight
a clear shaft of light
dreams poised to take flight
no one dares enter
a clear shaft of light
up from the center

Written by mairmusic

October 15, 2017 at 3:40 pm

Posted in rondeau, September

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