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a bride

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a bride

she pads her bra
and smiles at her reflection - -
here comes the bride

my mum had breast cancer around 16 years ago and beat it : )

Jack Horne for PD’s Pinktober contest

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  1. Date: 11/15/2013 7:56:00 AM
    Perfect, Jack. I'll bet she is a vision and you too - looking into her survivor eyes.

  1. Date: 11/7/2013 10:33:00 PM
    Jack, , lovely impressive win................ SKAT

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 3:40:00 PM
    Jack, this one I took a different way before I read your footnote. HOw interesting it was inspired by you mum, I did not even know she had survived cancer. BIG congrats for your win. (you won, I hope!!)

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 2:00:00 PM
    Hello PINKTOBER, winning poet --- JACK --- Thank you for embracing my contest with your poem. I took my time on this particular contest, many heartfelt poems:-(... If you'd like:) stop by my latest blog "Hold My Pen While I Write." In there you will find my very own PinkTober invitation. Take Care & have yourself an awesome day... xox~ LINDA

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 12:24:00 AM
    She must be a great woman. Go that contest.

  1. Date: 11/5/2013 11:21:00 AM
    A big hurrah for your mom .Glad she did. Have been busy finally finished our deck before the snow came. Our fall is done and winter is on the way. I hate the thought of winter. The roads are very slippery at the moment so decided to stay in today and catch up on some comments. love phyl

  1. Date: 11/4/2013 7:03:00 AM
    one big hurrah for your mom, jack... your 'ku says it all; superb!..:) huggs

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 11:26:00 PM
    What a great victory poem. Good luck in the contest.

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 10:34:00 PM
    Thank you Jack, for always supporting my contest when you have the time or inspiration...luv~ LINDA

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 9:00:00 PM
    This is fabulous news Jack(that she beat cancer)! I really enjoyed reading this immensely wonderful write this evening my friend! What a glorious piece, Great work!!

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 7:31:00 PM
    : ) Mum's a strong lady, this Haiku for PD's contest! xx Annalise

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 3:28:00 PM
    She survived and became a bride....wonderful news and write! Thanks for sharing. Hugs

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 12:43:00 PM
    Great that mom is a survivor..It is hard on a women to go through that ordeal though..Thanks for stopping by..Sara

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 12:19:00 PM
    glad to hear your mom beat it....lovely haiku :)

  1. Date: 11/3/2013 12:18:00 PM
    A tough topic, Jack... well done... Terry (& good luck in the contest!!!)