Monthly Archives: June 2014

Nice Airport – Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant always make sense He occasionally has a somewhat bizarre thought So when he sees this pic His wee brain goes click He thinks he is looking at an ultra-modern airport This is a weekly invitation to write a short … Continue reading

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the pillow collapsing

he dreams of the pillow collapsing he dreams it is hollow inside he dreams of the woman who left him when he wakens he knows why he cried when he wakens he knows why he cried he wants to dream … Continue reading

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The Tree – Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant deny it Trees are just about his favourite things He is a bit too big To sit on a high twig But he may try it if he has wings He has good reason to love them This is … Continue reading

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The Letter – Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant write a letter Every time he tries he knows he must fail Because of his trunk He just churns out junk And his fat feet are not designed for email This is a weekly invitation to write a short piece … Continue reading

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the beach at night

they go to the beach at night time when the moon sleeps under the sea the stars dance along the shoreline and the sun of course has run free amorphous clouds drift darkly obscuring the lights in the sky intermittently … Continue reading

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For Sale – Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant believe what he reads here Lovely Rochelle is away on vacation He hopes that she knows Wherever she goes The photo prompts always provide great inspiration Once again it is Friday Fictioneer time. Presented weekly, usually by runaway Rochelle, … Continue reading

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And Music of the Past – Haibun Thinking

AnElephantCant claim he is musical He is tone deaf and can’t trumpet a note But the fact he knows nothing Doesn’t save you from suffering He still inflicts on you every single tuneless thought Yep, he is still doing it. … Continue reading

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AnElephant is Blowin’ in the Wind

AnElephantCant say he always misses Bonnie Scotland There are some aspects of his homeland he is happier without Like the hail and the sleet And the snow-frozen feet And that brisk wind that blows his trembling trunk inside out In … Continue reading

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Puff – Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant stop himself writing He always has a wee tale to tell So when he sees Al’s prompt His imagination is swamped He just thinks well well well This is a weekly invitation to write a short piece of fiction … Continue reading

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always clouded

your eyes are always clouded your soul is never bared that is why the day you left I didn’t know you cared and when I see you afterwards I ask you how you’ve been you smile and shrug and turn … Continue reading

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