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Nov.25.2013
half inchof water flowingover stonesmy heart smoothedby the movement ~today's prompt was to write a remix. I chose yesterday's poem.PAD prompt 
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Nov.23.2013
Just yesterdayI was consideringThe unlikelihoodOf surviving anotherElongated episodeOf Hell. TodayI thank whateverGods may beFor good drugs -Prescription, of course, And for thoseHappy tuberculosis patientsOf yore.   PAD prompt
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Nov.23.2013
Photographic Remora You slipA selfie into my pocket,(You alwaysEmphasize discretion), And then close the casket lid. PAD prompt
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Nov.21.2013
Message Within a Message ToYouWho have found this bottle, I WishJoy, good fortune and health. RaiseYourGlass to all who love you. DrinkToTheir happiness and wealth.   PAD prompt
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Nov.20.2013
I haveNever Been Forsaken. Forgotten, Yes,But onlyBy the Weak. The StrongRemain. Forsaken?Never! The TrueStand stalwart. I was taughtBy one who was TrueAnd I passed Her lesson on. Most listened. Those who loveDo not leave, Even in absence. PAD prompt
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Nov.20.2013
Who would truly loveMust love truly.No pretenses.No lies. They are the onesWho love with the hearts of lions. FierceIn their devotion. They are the ones. I know themAnd they know me. Fierce. PAD prompt
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Nov.18.2013
In regardTo my recent behavior: Please disregard. I should notHave been so kind. Your mockeryOf my role In your world Has leftMe wounded.I will not Heal. PAD prompt
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Nov.18.2013
terra firma,my first love,the element nearestmy heart, and that whichwill receive my heart in the end   PAD prompt
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Nov.18.2013
You will not show up.You will never set out To make the journey,At all. But I have been On this pathFor quite awhile now. I am closeTo the center,The middle,The meeting ground. I wonderIf it is as lonelyThere as it has beenAlong the way. PAD prompt
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Nov.18.2013
And what if I don’t continue?What is it to you?What is it to you? There was a dayWhen I heldThe oyster In my hand, But that day is not today.   PAD prompt I missed three days of the PAD challenge while I traveled to and from Kansas City, Missouri to attend my daughter's bridal shower. I am...