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The Great Peace

Click here to hear the author read his words: The Great Peace The pain surprises me. The rain falls steadily, but it is not the cause of the pain. The wind blows briskly, but it is not the cause of … Continue reading

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The Stranger

in the night the dreams return eliminate all scents and flavours I hear the words of Leonard Cohen I told you when I came I was a stranger I live my life as each one must I stumble in and … Continue reading

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Bibliophilia is Thrillier not Sillier

AnElephantCant even nearly spell the word But he tries to describe it with a literary smile Despite his athletic good looks AnElephant just adores books Yep he is a lifelong card-carrying always-one-in-his-pocket bibliophile AnElephantCant explain the compulsion or attraction Which … Continue reading

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Peace – The Līgo Haībun Challenge

AnElephantCant help but worry He does not want to let his friend down He hopes sweet Nightlake Has not made a mistake Līgo Haībun Challenge is no place for a clown AnElephant is invited to the Līgo Haībun Challenge. The topic … Continue reading

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Movin’ Groovin’ Vancouvin’

AnElephantCant keep working forever He is no longer a shaker and mover He is lucky no doubt He gets to chill out In the beautiful city of Vancouver That’s the one in BC up in Canada All inlets and lots … Continue reading

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