Austin Tx    1961 -    
A movement, in time. :D Shine we must, as beacons bright examples to the stars at night and down below, in afterglow inspire dreams, and dreams, will grow My facade not a shell, but a real side show show Where people come, and where people, they go Believing the lies, ... Read more
A movement, in time. :D Shine we must, as beacons bright examples to the stars at night and down below, in afterglow inspire dreams, and dreams, will grow My facade not a shell, but a real side show show Where people come, and where people, they go Believing the lies, ... Read more

There once was a warrior Princess, named Zena
no cares for the glitz and patina
she never ran from a fight
although she now might
as she didn't like, the subpoena

Hehe Hercules was a fool ;D
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Oct 27, 2016

You'll never see certain things in the news
Wonder Woman, coming, totally unglued
Superman, tripping on his cloak
Green Lantern, while lighting up a smoke
Ironman, paying out, his Avenger dues
The Hulk wearing spandex, and tiny ballet shoes
Captain America, his shield, being broke
Batman caught, telling a good joke
Wolverine passing gas, asking to excuse
Storm in the bathroom, blushing, as she poos

Storm, get it? Storm in the bathroom! *snicker*
Yes, my inner three year old shines through! :D
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Nov 9, 2016

Whoa! I lost it!
Did you see where it went?
Is it on the table, maybe in the tent?

It's not like it's RNA
Or simple stomach acid
It's not easily subdued, by using an antacid

Dropping cells everyday
In every way and place
Depositing myself, in the human race

Fear not that you may be collected
And your DNA then filed
Used for experiments, unsanctioned and so vile

DOH! Fingernails, boogers, skin, hair, poo, etc etc etc.......
Somewhere in Mississippi, is a guy with a DNA sequencer making a giant human alligator hybrid Ewwww. (you know it's true:D)
#humor   #dna   #vile   #experiments  
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Oct 31, 2016

Crazy is as crazy does, that doesn't apply to me
I work in vivid's, reds, purples, yellows, it's just my artistry

My mind is my playground, it recreates past history
accessing the irony of images, not a silent plea

Hero's by any name, are fools, explicitly
doing what they do, and doing it for free

A short taking from a quote the Joker made in a movie.
"If you are good at something, never do it for free"
#hero   #free   #fools   #joker  
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Oct 26, 2016

Flurries of enlightenment, following
blizzards without dreams

Sprinklings of epiphanies, accompanied by
deluges of rambling screams

Gentle winds of understanding, conjoined
sand storms of despair

Clear ponds of insight, in the wake
tsunamis of nightmares

No clear or concise light
not without the glare

Thoughts snatched from eyes of hurricanes
not common, but so rare

Does it ever seem like, screaming underwater?
#poetry   #prose   #drought  
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Sep 24, 2016

Batman in his belfry
Robin at the all you can eat buffet
Batgirl in my bedroom
things going, all my way

Riddler plying his prose
Gordon on patrol
Catwoman in my trousers
happily, loosing all control

Joker playing the saboteur
Penguin relaxing at the shore
Harley-quinn in my shower
as golly gee and will-a-curs
I can't ask for nothing more

#heroine   #woman   #explicit   #super  
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Nov 2, 2016

The emptiness a reminder
of what once, was there
not really ever gone
just another, empty chair

In the wake is left a grey
and hollow space
with hopes to share again
another time and place

No way to fill the void
without a single trace
the places we avoid
trying, to save grace

When grace is what we hope to find
and on becoming disillusioned
the choice to leave it all behind
sometimes seems the only solution

Holding up the memories
those no longer at our side
it's not that they aren't with us
ghostly mirroring, our strides

The spirit's essence lingers on
no longer here, yet never gone
as is the sunrise to the dawn
an eternal tune, a never-ending song

Though we grieve that they should leave our presence far too soon
our memories hold melodies of their poetic tune
so remember, the loss and pain, gleaned upon the road
it's but a simple reminder, of the poet's code

Winn's inspiration from her Poem "grey² II"
All the good lines, are hers ;)
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Nov 9, 2016

Well, I guess that'll show us
getting just what we deserve
A presidential childlike wonder
nothing held back, in reserve
When in inauguration
you can bet your two red cents
America has collected
on a promised, Trump-up-Pence

I'm wondering if the whole "solidarity" thing is gonna work.
A word play with "come-up-pence:" :D
#shrug   #trump   #pence  
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Dec 13, 2016

If aliens were real
and came down from outer-space
picking me up at sunset
from my car, or place

I'd try to be so polite
and chauffeur them the globe
while stressing emphatically
ain't gonna be an anal probe

We could go to diner
go dancing, under strobes
let me stress right now there Yoda
ain't gonna be an anal probe

They may argue all they want
but they're still xenophobes
and unless they all look, just like Taylor Swift
ain't gonna be an anal probe

Sorry, just went anal there for a moment :D
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Oct 14, 2016

It has an edge unparalleled, it's accuracy is keen
the implement is unexcelled, all lines and curves are clean

No markings mar the hilt or blade, no runes upon it's length
by Godly hands this tool is made, it yields a Godly strength

Of masters, few may claim it, of betters, there are none
ware the hand this tool will fit, beware the things it's done

The pen/quill has killed and saved more lives than any sword ever did, or will.
#pen   #sword  
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Dec 2, 2016

If chickens could talk
"can I eat all your kids?"
"and make fun, of how you squawk?"

If cows would communicate
"got anything else but corn?"
"wow, wouldn't that be great?"

If tomatoes had vocal cords
"why are all of us so red?"
"and ketchup, our reward?"

If cats, did more than purr
"why am I trapped in here?"
"slave, now lick my fur"

The ifs and buts and may have beens
stacked tightly in the hall
Humanity treated as is nature
wouldn't nature, have a ball?

I'm no vegan or PETA fanatic, but I wonder :D
"Soylent Green is peeeooopppllleee!" Charlton Heston
#nature   #cat   #humor   #cow   #chicken   #tomatoe  
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Dec 16, 2016

The clock eyed skull cannot see
marking till it's time of death
A wandering both wild and free
like imbibing, too much meth

An avatar by any name
is still just a mask to hide
who and what lies beneath
that will never coincide

Pouring words to page
an effort to reconcile
left for a latter age
to judge it's form and style

Always in the background
hopes and fears for humanity
disappearing without a sound

I chose this avatar, because, when I searched for images of "Temporal Fugue" this one struck me as most apropos.
There is no greater movement in time, than splitting, or fusing an atom.:D
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Dec 16, 2016

It's a possibility, you know me, but a probability, that you don't
possible you'll see me, but probable, that you won't

A possible connection, the kind that ever sings
but probable, no music, no contributions bring

Where it's a probable rejection, that cuts into my soul
or a possible exception, losing all controls

Everything in life, is possible, like songs within the wind
not all things are probable, and so, here I go again

I follow behind you, where probability is ever thin
instead of beside you, where possibilities, never end

I've teased this one over the years, the enigma of what is probable vs what is possible has always intrigued me. :D

You mind if I smoke?
You mind, if I fart?

Which is worse?
Not sure if this has been done before, butt, it's new to my mind :D
#balance   #smoke   #humor   #fart  
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Oct 27, 2016

Air is getting thicker, not with oxygen ya know
People dying quicker, going with the global flow

Oceans full of carbon tubes, global warming the norm
Political tools, and boobs, fueling a worldly storm

Wars raging rampant, blood, at every door
Famine abundant, no food, for the poor

If there were an open berth, for Mars would I be bound
So, if you're also leaving earth, in that line, I can be found

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Dec 19, 2016

Couldn't do college, didn't work for me
what passed for current knowledge, a paid for type degree

Obsolete information passed off as recent fare
professors and administrators, apathy beyond compare

Sitting in the classrooms, watching movies on TV
of how it should be done, and hidden meanings see

I learned more in High School, from bullies and from fights
it's not the might of fists, but knowing wrong from right

No greater disappointment, on graduation day
paying rubies for wisdom, best got another way

How many of our college grads will be paying for their worthless degree for decades? D:
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Dec 22, 2016

Nothing like, a cat soiree
Dancing cats, it's their forte'
If you're ever in thoughtful doubt
Need to smile, but can only pout
Find the cats, at their hangout
As they sing and dance about
Doing jigs and Rumba ques
Square dancing, a happy view
Tapping out to follow thru
Catty moves, line dancing too
Here Merengue, there is jive
Frolicking free, fully alive
No better joy, of feline scenes
Kittens cavort, like dancing fiends

Another dusted off oldy fresh from the vaults, reworded and extended, resplendently amended:D
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Dec 12, 2016

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(Skull with clock eyes)
The darkness is a metaphor, for all we cannot see or know
like a foreboding open door, causing fear to grow

(Suited up stick figure)
When the Poet becomes one with both mind and heart
Such fear shall be reflective within Ones art

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Gazing deep into the night, dark abyss, or devil's crack
knowing when to fight, and when to turn your back

It is cold here and my words are merely steam
Turning in to droplets of less than they mean

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Ice gathers where it will, it denies all define
a sundering of stone, or vertebrae in spine

Reluctantly we push that stone up an eternal hill of misplaced wells, only to tumble

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Picking up all the pieces, assembling it, like new
casting many pennies in, withdrawing, but a few

A collaboration with Traveler
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Nov 2, 2016

As the ink flows, to paper, from pen
manipulating power, knowing where, and when

Swords and greater weapons, never entering the duel
implements of dictators, tyrants, presidents, and fools

Give me this day my words and will, to pour upon the page
not in halls of gallantry, but in hopes, that wars will not be waged

#war   #peace   #pen   #sword  
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Dec 8, 2016

What if

we don't follow orders
what if, we ignore the Pope
what if, there is no punishment
delivered, at the bottom of a rope

What if

we decide not to hurt and kill
what if, we all live in peace
what if, there is real justice
rehabing, criminals and thiefs

What if

we propose a human treaty
what if, it's put up to a vote
what if, it passes referendum
government, no longer bloats and gloats

What if

we treat each other gently
what if, kind words are thoughts are said
what if, you and I my friend
abandon war, embracing love, instead

Is it just me, or does it seem we are racing down the slopes of Armageddon on a run-a-way tobagin to hell? :(
#love   #peace   #humanity   #what-if  
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