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Full Circle
by Robert E Blackwell

Friday, April 21, 2006
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If you missed me, it's because your aim is bad...

When one’s journey
Brings a traveler to
The same place that
The adventure began,
It is said one has come
Full circle.

As opposed to what?

The last time I saw
A half-circle
Was on an episode of
Sesame Street.”

Today’s poem is
Brought to you by
The letter “C”
For “curious about
The existence of
A quarter-circle.”

Maybe a trip to
Circleville
Might reveal the answer.

For now, though,
I’ll simply contemplate
On the idea that
A full circle is better than
An empty square.

Then again,
Only a square like me
Would ever think so.

Imagine that…

© 2006 by Robert E. Blackwell

 
 
 


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Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 1/28/2007
love it!!
Reviewed by Cynth'ya cynthyaspeaks@gmail.com 11/13/2006
Beautiful, whimsical and VERY imaginative!
blessin's Bro. Robert,
cynth'ya
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 4/23/2006
Being that my brain is an empty square, I am wondering if you sir are the same Robert I used to read and correspond with here at the Den at a time not so very long ago...if you are not, well either way I enjoyed this full circle of a write...sorry if I don't remember too well, as I always say, "Long term drug use =equals= short term memory loss, or is it the other way around, I can never remember for "some" reason...Peace thru the Write, Ed & Rufuz (w00f)
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 4/22/2006
Great offering Robert!!

Welcome back....good to see you are still with us and not keeping an eye from afar....lol!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 4/22/2006
Hi Robert! Welcome back, so nice to see you again!

Reindeer
Reviewed by E T Waldron 4/21/2006
Excellent as always Robert, and my aim is bad,because
I missed you;-)! Welcome back!

Eileen
Reviewed by Tami Ryan 4/21/2006
I truly enjoyed this, Robert. It's so good to read you again! Welcome back!

Hugs,
Tami
Reviewed by Crystal Silver Angel (Reader) 4/21/2006
Great thoughts Robert...

Love And Light, JoAnne
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter 4/21/2006
Yes!! Imagine that. I admire your gentle verse here. It appeals to every age...especially us poets who are square sometimes.
Susan
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 4/21/2006
Robert,

Welcome home. :) You've been missed.

An entertaining write, very well penned. And I enclose you in the full circle of my love. :)

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 4/21/2006
Wonderful to see your work again :-) Fun write.
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 4/21/2006
Hey! Lost a bit of weight, eh? Or are my eyes so shot I can't tell. Whatever, welcome back. You got into our funny-bone with this poem, but at the same time there was some down-home philosophizing before you got around to amusing us.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 4/21/2006
((((Robert!))))

It is soooo good to see you back here; welcome home! You have been missed, buddy! Wonderful to read you again; very well done! You haven't lost your style! Great write!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
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