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Galactic cowboys mount mysterious steeds and chase spacey cows at unfathomable speeds! Lactating in circles they moo as they spray an interstellar round-up, a real milky way. It sparkles and glimmers, that distant lactation as it drenches the galaxy and all of creation. At heaven we marvel, in some ungodly hour, at distant milk curdles, already gone sour.
8/21/16 For Contest: Word Play: Galactic Hosted by: Ir0nic Zink

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Date: 9/21/2016 10:35:00 AM
Fab and fun this one, well done, warm regards, Laura.
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Date: 9/18/2016 4:20:00 PM
So...that explains the 'milky way'...! I enjoyed the fun way you addressed the theme. Congrats on your win! Sandra
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Date: 9/18/2016 4:00:00 PM
Love the fun elements in your fine poem, Grahamburglaar! Especially the second couplet....SO funny :D Congrats on your win :)
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Date: 9/18/2016 2:01:00 PM
Nice work! thanks for participating in my contest and congrats on 5th place!
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Date: 9/11/2016 6:13:00 PM
Phenomenal write, Graham :) Enjoying your poems, thank you for sharing.:)) Mikki
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Date: 9/4/2016 8:32:00 PM
This is Great.
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Date: 9/2/2016 11:47:00 AM
Sorry- I forgot. If I may suggest a word change, last line: AS distant milk curdles... If this is inappropriate, my apologies.
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Date: 9/4/2016 7:19:00 PM
It's not inappropriate, but the intent of the last two lines was that what we marvel upon, is soured milk curdles. If you remove the modifier, 'in some ungodly hour' the intent is more clear: At heaven we marvel at distant milk curdles, already gone sour. I appreciate the courage to make your recommendation, it's how we all learn from each other. -G =)
Date: 9/2/2016 11:37:00 AM
But they say it's expanding so... fences to mend? You might send this to the periodicals that publish that starry stuff. It's fun, thinking about cow-pie moons and Black-hole cheese.
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Date: 9/4/2016 7:27:00 PM
Haha, cow-pie moons...that's crap. ;)
Date: 8/28/2016 1:44:00 AM
Great wit, and a great take on the theme, Grahamburgler. Good luck in the contest! Regards, Viv
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Date: 8/23/2016 5:23:00 PM
Well, I won't be able to take the night sky as seriously any more!
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