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“Ballad of the Dancing Girls”

Two small girls swaying with the wind Circling throughout the trees Slowly turning hither and yon They’re dancing with the breeze. Long black hair, eyes of darkest brown No blemish to be seen. One just over, one just under The … Continue reading

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“Journey Back In Time: The Gallows”

April 4, 1829. I step from the jail Into bright sunlight Which I have not seen Since my trial. My eyes Accustomed To dim shadows And dark corners Burn As I stare At glowing green leaves Fluttering Next to fluorescent … Continue reading

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