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Shrinking Violet

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Shrinking Violet

Death masks
the intrusive
images of past thoughts
being burned.  The soul's dark night dreams
lynched hearts.

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  1. Date: 4/11/2011 7:01:00 AM
    I have stopped by to read some of your excellent poetry today Effie. I hope to be back soon to read more. I wish you the best with your writing always. Love, Carol