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The Blue Bicycle
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A ratty bicycle helps a young boy cope with his childhood, and beyond...  
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a poet's path
by john k zimmerman
Monday, April 10, 2006
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Poet, Prophet, Preacher the job s the same -- somfort the comfortless and kick the comfortable ones in tne *ss

the poet sees thunder
behind clear blue sky
he sees a devil
in a guardian angel
the evil in his own heart.
he's a downer, a crape hanger,
a wet blanket, a party pooper;
maudlin when hes drunk.
until push comes to shove
and the sky begins to fall
then the poet sees
the sun beyond the storm
the hope that triumphs
over disaster, and
power of the
open human heart.

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Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Hehehehe no patry oops party pooper!!

Thanks for the chuckle....and the insight!!

Love Tinka

Reviewed by Missy Cross
John, marvelous work. Thank you for providing the perfect explanation for our deep urge to the contrary. Loved this!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

The poet sees beauty where there is ugliness, and writes about ugliness in the midst of beauty. Duplicity, yet necessary for the Poet's sanity and survival. An excellent, excellent write--enjoyed.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
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