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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
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
love it!!
Reviewed by Cynth'ya
Beautiful, whimsical and VERY imaginative!
blessin's Bro. Robert,
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
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
Great offering Robert!!

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

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

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

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

Reviewed by Crystal Silver Angel (Reader)
Great thoughts Robert...

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

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
Wonderful to see your work again :-) Fun write.
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader)
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

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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