Lovely use of a combination of prompts to create inspirational verse
what was that song that Chrissie Hynde sang?
you know the one – was that a Nick Lowe song?
or was it written by somebody else? – I can’t remember
I found the fence I had carved our initials in
the deadwood, because you wouldn’t let me carve
a symbol of our love into a living tree, not even just the bark
that should have been a give-away right there, the deadwood
a foreshadowing of our relationship, and now down to the beach
where I scrawl my hate in the sand for the waves to wash away
then I sit here at night on the edge of the dunes
staring at the faint stars amongst the coastal fog
touching the silver leaves, listening to the breakers
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So, this poem started with the May 15th Poetry Freeforall at Margo Roby’s Wordgathering. There I saw a link to
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