Monthly Archives: May 2013

Bittersweet Fridays

The early riser gets the danish and the wrath of sleepy dreamers. Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved. Advertisements

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Left in Doubt

Here I am wondering… What if? Why did I just leave things to doubt? Why did I just walk away? Leaving things on the half Unsaid Undone Unfelt Unknown To a tongue tied To limbs conformed To a heart murmured … Continue reading

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Mankind Unfocused

thunderstorms throw us into a background unlit by an absent sun

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Twiddling

Left with empty chairs, headlines, soaps, talk shows. Torment in the waiting room. Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved.

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Colors of Bananas

Green or yellow?, my dilemma, as I stood before the bananas. I hate shopping and my wife knows it. But I’m a nice guy and here I am. I don’t mean it’s woman’s work but I’m an abominable shopper and … Continue reading

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Joules

Words on the page and kilometers on the road leave me ravenous. Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved.

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Eulogy for a Memory

A memory is born in the shadow Of an instant’s death becoming Public domain once it hits Tomorrow. Quickly aged by a day If aged by a decade in its telling And retelling. Patent-free before All living eyes, preserved for … Continue reading

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