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Fossil

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Fossil

I found a fossil hiding 
near something overgrown,
a historical handprint etched 
in a slab of ancient stone.

I trace the imprint idly
and marvel at its design-
the grooves coil and curve around,
and then become entwined.

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  1. Date: 2/12/2012 2:48:00 AM
    KATIE,, stopping by to wish you a SWEET VALENTINE.. AND A WONDERFUL , congratulations... ON your wonderful win In this awesome contest. Enjoyed ;-) . have yourself a wonderful valentines. @lways & @lways *xox~PD

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    Date: 2/17/2012 10:10:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you for such a nice comment! Hope you had a lovely valentine's day :)
  1. Date: 2/7/2012 10:15:00 PM
    Very nice Katie. Congratulations on your win

  1. Date: 2/7/2012 5:10:00 PM
    Congratulations Katie on a great write and a terrific win. Jon

  1. Date: 1/30/2012 9:04:00 AM
    lovely

  1. Date: 12/20/2011 5:10:00 PM
    this is so interesting. I like thinking about that handprint. Congrats on your win.

  1. Date: 12/19/2011 5:51:00 AM
    Congratulations on your super placement in ^Rick's "5~8 Line Poetry" contest Katie. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 12/19/2011 12:02:00 AM
    Very nice and well written, sounds like an ammonite, I've been a fossil and mineral hunter for many years. Congratulations on you placement.

  1. Date: 12/16/2011 7:57:00 AM
    I enjoyed reading your poetry this morning Katie. I hope you have a wonderful weekend. I am going to see if I can write something for a couple contests this weekend. Hope you find the inspiration to do the same. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and yours. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 12/16/2011 3:30:00 AM
    Lovely x