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Scapegoat

Most innocent

We cast upon U

our locker room Christ

our smug sins

greed, envy, gossip

clique rituals

so we can worship God

in the mirror

 

 

Tweeted Wednesday, August 8, 2010 at  5:12 p.m. CDT

© 2012 by Audrey S. Rivers and Poetweetry

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Reunion

Spare me banalities

of bald jocks,

prom queen’s cancer

rich geeks, suicides

All & nothing mends

Old photos con

My name tag reads Anonymous


Tweeted on July 29, 2010 at 5:34 p.m.
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Death Watch

For Joyce:

Leaden clouds shroud sun

humidity smothers breath

waiting storms rale

thunder moans

while light flashes on horizon

before darkness comes

Tweeted: October 24, 2009  7:15 p.m. CT
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Mighty Oaks

About family, immigrants, Galveston, Hurricane Ike and destruction:


Mighty oaks greeted

Zayde’s Galveston landing

All survived violent furies

’til Ike’s blitzkrieg released acrid death

& oaks fell

1 by 1

Tweeted: October 21, 2009  5:33 p.m CT
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