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After Midnight - (Englyn)

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After Midnight - (Englyn)

Scores of white lilies bloom - slicing night air
with a deadly perfume.
Nostrils flicker and consume
scented ghosts haunting the room.

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  1. Date: 2/26/2010 10:43:00 AM
    I really like this one. Great work.

  1. Date: 10/5/2008 9:44:00 AM
    Wow, very surreal and heavy. You are so extremely talented. Do you have any books published? Best wishes, Sara

  1. Date: 10/1/2008 2:40:00 PM
    Congratulations John on your win in Brian's contest! A stunning write! Love, Shar

  1. Date: 9/29/2008 3:34:00 AM
    I can smell the lovely, haunting scent now - excellent John. I hope you are feeling well, love Kristin

  1. Date: 9/28/2008 9:21:00 PM
    OH! Scary hehehe!

  1. Date: 9/28/2008 4:12:00 PM
    John you have a wonderful imagination well thought out! Great write! Love Laura (ps I hope your feeling better?? )