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Pisces

I circle and scan the green seas with eagle eyes
I dive at the speed of sound and spear my prey
I swim the shallows, exploring glittering, coral gardens
I nibble mindlessly at an angry, frightened octopus...

I am Pisces
I am the fish
I have returned
I am home...

Beware the Pisces
Fear the Pisces
Pisces is dangerous,
never resting
never stoping
until he knows why...

(Like a sea gypsy, I restlessly wander the shore
searching for something I cannot name
something lost that I will never find
something buried deep beneath cold, dark waters)



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  1. Date: 3/6/2013 7:39:00 AM

    I love this approach Tim--congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 3/5/2013 8:14:00 AM

    This is absolutely fascinating! You grabbed my attention with the title, but the poem itself sucked me right in. I love the image of "glittering, coral gardens."

  1. Date: 3/5/2013 6:57:00 AM

    Big congratulations on your super win and lovely write my dear friend, Tim! love/hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 3/5/2013 12:28:00 AM

    Awesome write here Tim,,,, are you really Pieces ? My older sis is Pieces . congrats on your win. Thank you for reading Robert Lee,,, his dad's family kinda thought I was naming him George Jones,, his dad's name, like five generations back to Portugal ;}

  1. Date: 3/4/2013 7:39:00 PM

    Congratulations:-)

  1. Date: 3/4/2013 7:23:00 AM

    Congrats Tim on your win. Connie

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 10:07:00 PM

    Many many congrats for this wonderful win Tim.

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 8:51:00 PM

    Big Congratulations!!!! Tiberius what a fabulous write!!! Big huggsss dolly

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 5:49:00 PM

    Mysterious and exciting poem Tim congrats on your big win xxx

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 3:59:00 PM

    YESSSS, this is one I love seeing on a winners list. Congrats!!

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 2:59:00 PM

    Tim, congrats on your win...David

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 2:38:00 PM

    Hi Pisces.........shoud we be scared!??? Great poem for a guy with eagle eyes!! Congratulations!!! And hope your birthday recently was sensational!!

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 9:49:00 AM

    Tim, thank you for the nice and beautiful poem, many blessings with your wonderful win~ PD

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 1:37:00 PM

    I like the idea and presentation..Good work..Enjoyed reading today..Thanks for the kind review..Sara

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 12:55:00 PM

    Like a sea gypsy that me. Tim an awesome poem. Make sure you get your metal detector out and barefoot down the beach-treasures to find. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 10:42:00 AM

    Always a delight to read, Tim. Well done as usual. I hope all is well. Always, Annalise

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 7:52:00 AM

    ooooh, this is GREAT writing!!!!! I hope my mention of your sun sign inspired you to post it?