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Poem in my Pocket

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Poem in my Pocket

A short ditty
Or a simple wee verse
Ink barely spent before creases form
And then the darkness comes.

Jeans in the laundry
The scent of powder and softener
Blanching colours
As forgotten words wash away.






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  1. Date: 5/29/2012 3:17:00 PM
    nice one! very clever!

    Farmer Avatar Jemmy Farmer
    Date: 5/30/2012 5:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Ilene
  1. Date: 5/29/2012 10:36:00 AM
    Jemmy, i like your simple weeee! All the way home verse..It's like a penny in my pocket... I might lose it again... thank you for sharing your awesome poem this morning, always :-) LINDA

    Farmer Avatar Jemmy Farmer
    Date: 5/30/2012 5:08:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Linda
  1. Date: 5/29/2012 6:00:00 AM
    Noooo......but, this one is good to Jemmy - oxox Anne-Lise

    Farmer Avatar Jemmy Farmer
    Date: 5/30/2012 5:08:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Anne-Lise
  1. Date: 5/29/2012 5:21:00 AM
    Damn that wash.......... :) like your wee little poem!

    Farmer Avatar Jemmy Farmer
    Date: 5/30/2012 5:08:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Shaz