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#LoveMadeVisible Day 27: Witness, by Lynn Schuessler

Witness __________ Brave the sharp whiteness Muffle the cold by folding your warmth within it Without a sound Scuff the crystal carpet Soften the biting air with puffs of white-hot breath Then feel the thrum of your blood as you … Continue reading

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#LoveMadeVisible Day 22: Fairy Tale Love, by Gayle C. Krause + Critique Giveaway!!

This is a cleave poem – 3 poems in one. Read down the left column for #1, down the right column for #2 and then horizontally read the whole thing for poem #3. Fairy Tale Love by Gayle C. Krause … Continue reading

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#LoveMadeVisible Day 16: The Gargoyle in My Garden, by Lynn Schuessler

The Gargoyle in My Garden He hunches under his branchy bush, hugging bare haunches, squatting in his stone-cold skin, hiding from flurries of leaves, from bushels of snow, from any hope of a kiss. I sometimes wonder what moved me … Continue reading

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