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The Monk

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The Monk

The monk
Had hovered,
Hooded, faceless. A
Month to the day later, she died.

*based on a true story

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  1. Date: 1/15/2012 8:57:00 PM
    Was this monk the angel of death? This is a good example of a fibonacci poem.

  1. Date: 1/7/2012 7:45:00 PM
    What is the story behind this poem? I would be interested to find out. Yours Matthew Anish

  1. Date: 1/6/2012 11:24:00 PM

  1. Date: 1/2/2012 8:45:00 PM
    gosh, I would love to know what this was all about, jack. YOu should do an "about the poem" and add it here!!

  1. Date: 1/1/2012 10:47:00 PM
    That monk was a punk. Would love to know the true story.

  1. Date: 1/1/2012 8:33:00 PM
    Hi Jack-A powerful write you have here! Happy New Year my friend :)

  1. Date: 1/1/2012 8:16:00 PM
    HELLO,JACK... HAPPY NEW YEAR... A SAD THOUGHT... AND ERRRIE... THANK YOU FOR SHARING... best wishes to you this year. always,..p.d.

  1. Date: 1/1/2012 7:31:00 PM
    something to ponder indeed. the mystery is subtle yet fascinating here jack

  1. Date: 1/1/2012 5:14:00 PM
    Interesting write Jack, our days are numbered and God holds the scroll, only he knows the when and the how, hugs,vie

  1. Date: 1/1/2012 3:59:00 PM
    Interesting and quite scary. Take care and have a great 2011. Jancarl

  1. Date: 1/1/2012 3:39:00 PM
    Interesting write..I wonder who this was?...Thanks for stopping by..My limerick did not even place in the contest but I had fun writing that one..Sara