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When Talia is tasked to go undercover at the School for the Talented, to find the spy who set the trap for her in Nevada, she realizes that it is those closest to her who..  
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April Imprint
by Helga Ross
Sunday, April 20, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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A scene teaser...Only as deep as you look will you see...


The rat, the mouse, the fox, the rabbet; watch the roots. ~William Blake


Bullrushes in a rush to grow,

robins bobbing on the lawn,

I spy along the lookout,

lovers, hand in hand, let go, go on,

lean into their longing—kiss.

 

Under prying eyes and mountain ash

too bare for private screening,

light as the brush of an eyelash,

touching lips, fingertips, tongues

teasing hunger, stop seeking—cling.

 

Breeze and song brings us to our sense

outside ourselves, where, a flirting pair,

circles the air, suspends, beating wings,

drawing three stares, two unaware

the third one is there. A fourth?—wink.

 

© Helga Ross 2008  

  

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Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 4/21/2008
Awww, how sweet and innocent this is....

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/20/2008
a lovely write
Reviewed by Felix Perry 4/20/2008
Very nice indeed, a yearning of desire captured in a summer's eve. Well done.

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