(senryu Series) Just One More 7 (Gleanings From The Cutting Room Floor)
Addendum of Rocks And Minerals (Senryu Series) - Poem by Kelly Kurt
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2. That Which Is
If you are water do not expect to resemble rocks.
If you are rock, do not attempt to flow.
The soft tongue does not imitate the teeth.
Hard teeth do not imitate the tongue.... more »
A Black Cat In A Cellar At Midnight
A black cat
In a cellar at Midnight.
At first sight a failed photo
Swimming in a dish of hypo... more »
A Breath Of Air
Je suis un souffle de vent
Ici maintenant mais bientôt oublie
Et bien sure la rose conserve
Sa gloire depuis seulement un petit jour.... more »
A Brief History Of Swimsuits
Eve's, I believe.
A cantilever problem,
Up front, that is.... more »
A Brief Question Of Time
The hands revolve but Time is mere illusion,
That old traditional God of hope and fear,
Imposing patterns for our behaviour,
Our constant shadow.... more »
A Childhood Dream
Descend the spiral staircase
To a stone-flagged floor
And once again confront
That green door... more »
A Desperate Situation
Oh dear what shall become
Of Two Fat ladies stuck in the John.
They shout and they shout
But there's no-one to hear... more »
A Ghost Story
Stone columns heave under the weight of Time,
The door hangs slackly as indifference.
The baronial hall an unwelcoming
Spectre of dust and silence.... more »
A Hive Of Bees
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A Lady Makes Magic
She leans on a wall,
Which is completely green.
Her mouth is open
And she recites a sweet verse.... more »
A Legal Question
A LEGAL QUESTION
Are there any injuries
In Juries... more »
A Little Sea Shanty
Fresh blows the gale towards my home.
Timbers creak beneath the storm.
Sails fill out like bellied girls
The measure of our joy unfurls.... more »
A Pain In The Nether Regions
He sat on the stove
Upon a Ring of Fire
And shot right up
Higher! Higher! Higher!... more »
A Sad Sad Story
i hear the sound of ghostly feet
plodding down the town's main street.
Hush! Hush! I cry as it draws near
And we all shiver in great fear.... more »
A Sending Off
Adam said little. Eve a lot
But it was Sam the snake who won the pot.
'Oi, Eve, ' he cried: 'A treat for thee',
Pointing his tail at the Apple tree.... more »
A Song For The 4th July
From the Ivy Leaf walls of Harvard and Yale'
From washington State and Fort Lauderdale
From New York City and Dallas too
And along the rail to Kalamazoo... more »
A Song Subsides
Our sounds uniquely
Are combined within the cortex
Of our minds.
Our songs.... more »
A Sudden Flight
Elle montait a la cime du col
Ou elle ouvrait son grand parasol
Le vent devenait fort
Elle s'envolait tout alors... more »
A Two Pipe Problem
I light another.
You say "That's not the answer,
That cancer stick! "
Look, dick, I reply.... more »
A Very Cruel Response
Responding to your note, my dear,
Congratulations on your pregnancy,
But from your tone, it seems quite clear
That I should admit paternity.... more »
A Very Froggy Night
Burglar Bill was on the job.
But sadly he had come to rob
The wise one of the town.
She looked him up. She looked him down.... more »
A Walk In The Park
The altos of the larks ascending
And of the lake's uplifting fountain
Soprano swoops of swift and swallow..
As I'm walking through the park.... more »
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Below me, grey waves break,
As brittle slates scooped up
From cavernous seas
And I the village doomed to wait... more »