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haikus #1 #2 #3

by butterflyzrfree

#1
littlest ballerina
arms above head, plies,
slumping teenager

#2
all those hopes and dreams
dancer, teacher, doctor,
flush the toilet·

#3
something about a daughter
who smokes, spits like a man,
destroys a person.





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Re: haikus #1 #2 #3 (Score: 1 )
by deepali on Monday, February 06, 2012 (09:49:04)
are dreams called such, cause they never realize? is hope always born to die an early death?
sadly..sad!!
D.

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    Re: haikus #1 #2 #3 (Score: 1 )
    by butterflyzrfree on Monday, February 06, 2012 (23:36:28)
    Exactly how I felt when I wrote this. You captured it. Thanks D.

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Re: haikus #1 #2 #3 (Score: 1 )
by omegapaf on Friday, February 10, 2012 (14:51:49)
there is still time. not all ballerinas get up on their toes the first time....some of them fall - a fall from grace.

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    Re: haikus #1 #2 #3 (Score: 1 )
    by butterflyzrfree on Friday, February 10, 2012 (19:44:08)
    That is a beautiful thing to say. Thank you Paul.

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Re: haikus #1 #2 #3 (Score: 1 )
by wolfinwindow on Friday, February 10, 2012 (23:25:34)
even dreams that seem like thay are going to die can do a turn around and come true. I like this because it is so close to the truth of many children.

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    Re: haikus #1 #2 #3 (Score: 1 )
    by butterflyzrfree on Saturday, February 11, 2012 (11:54:27)
    Wolfie, thank you so much! this poem means a lot to me!

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