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Shaved Dog, a Poem

Updated on September 13, 2013

Athena Goes to Hollywood

Sky so blue it's blind

tuberose blooming at night...

stucco dreams

Athena goes to Hollywood!

and I am storing up the heat

like a human battery

and dissolving my sorrow

and sin like jello in water

and looking up to breathless

breathless, blue....

Call me! We'll do lunch!


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      Lillian K. Staats 4 years ago from Wasilla, Alaska

      Thanks guys! Love yaz,lily

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      Nell Rose 4 years ago from England

      Sounds wonderful! lol!

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      Jim Higgins 4 years ago from Eugene, Oregon

      Another great one Lily!

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      Clark Cook 4 years ago from Rural BC (Canada) & N of Puerto Vallarta (Mexico)

      Love it! Anytime............ clark (so good to hear from you again. Frozen lips or breathless blue willdo.

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      Jamie Lee Hamann 4 years ago from Reno NV

      What a great short poem with so many layers and avenues to journey down. Thank you for sharing. Jamie