pickup.magpie

balloons 1

savor the softness of rain
one drop rooted to another
caressing the cares
beneath a dry blue sky eruption

black colored crows colloquy
loud laughter lounges
passersby peek out polite
backseat driver butterfly

baby girl exiguous
scarce the heat of another
delicate desire buried mist
last drop love parched lips

waiting wind wanders weightless
vegetation velocity
sticky stories planted firm
blame a bunch of balloons

footpath approaching
wide open wishes
backyard roaring thunder
a million drops wet explosion

his strength turns my square round
our dark cell dungeon delights
neutral shadows move along
eroded errors engine roar

starting brand new weather
clear calm coming home
shiny diamond ring religion
we still don’t know the way

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sunday whirl: wordle number 119; magpie tales no 179

…when i saw this photo my immediate reaction was to smile… .i could not help but to remember a ride similar to this…

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4 thoughts on “pickup.magpie

  1. fishhawk says:

    I had to look up exiguous. (LOL?)

  2. Sue says:

    I had to look up exiguous too. And colloquy.
    ;)

    PS. I, too, am fond of alliteration.

  3. Geraldine says:

    Best poem I’ve read tonight and I’ve read a lot! Wonderful words and image too.

    Hope all is well. Hugs, G

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