Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Tuesday March 8, 2011 Magpie Tales #56



Magpie Tales #56

While You Were Out
Snuggled in dried
Brown wrapper
Tight fit
Same as I
Wonder who I am
Was I really here before

I've returned from
Short stay away
Don't recognize anything
Did I leave as I was sleeping
Where is the marker
Was there something on my mind

Review the tape
Try to remember
Seek the end of
The red thread
Attached to all I know
Just as I reach for it
It slips away

If not found today
I will look for it
Again tomorrow

12 comments:

  1. Lovely. I like the lines:

    I will look for it
    Again tomorrow

    That speaks to me.

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  2. A creative creation!

    I like your site too, very, very nice and "clean." So appealing. Thanks for worrying about the Rumi goat. I've heard she is just fine.

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  3. I love this, Annell.......trying to pick up the threads.......glad you are back!

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  4. This offered two scenarios: Literal absence and reincarnation...

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  5. I found this just fascinating, Annell. A very original, well=written and as others have said, creative approach to the chambered garlic, both the division and yet the sense of each having a place somewhere in the bulb that's been lost.

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  6. I really like how we all take different paths for the same picture!

    viscous time

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  7. Oh, lovely. It gets better with every reading. Love the red thread. And, thanks for stopping by my blog too!

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  8. hope is the hook.

    well done magpie.

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  9. Seek the end of the red thread. I love that.

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  10. Intriguing! Love the red thread reference.

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  11. Lesson on how to pick up where you left off needed, perhaps? LOL

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  12. I'm sure you'll find the end of that elusive red thread and then everything will begin to look better.

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