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· Carrboro Poetica

· Above and Below

· Spinning Straw: the Jeff Apple Story

Short Stories
· Scrawny Kid Clerked at Thrifty

· Euceless Laughs, Y O U Laugh {Capice?}

· This is Your Lucky Day by Euceless Liesalot

· Christmas Fax for da Broads in da Audience

· Flashing

· Owner Will Repair Kitchen Floor {flash humor}

· Courting Able

· Amnesty International Pressing for More Anti-Rape Legislation

· Bullying has no Place in a Democracy

· Calling Dr. Mengele, Calling Dr. Mengele

· Show and Tell by Karen Vanderlaan - Review

· Valley of the Shadow by Sybil Austin Skakle - Review

· Courage in Patience by Beth Fehlbaum -- a Review

· Heart Attack Symptoms Differ for Men and Women -- Read and Share!

· If you Have Been Kidnapped or Abducted --A Letter from Someone who Cares

· RICO for Kids - Help Missing Children, U.S.A.

· Reason to Celebrate! {re O N E's impact re suffering in Africa}

· Listen to Your Muse, Then get up an' do Your Thing

· Poem an Inside Job

· Vicks, Flannel, and Great Expectations?

· Rumor January 19, two Thousand Thirteen

· Snow Night with Bird

· Gunned Down

· Shape Shifter

· Fought Tooth and Nail, I Know You {for Ellie}

· Night-Light

· We are Here to Tell You

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· New Appearance in The Yarn Spinner

· Bullying has no Place in a Democracy Featured at Creative Thinkers Intnl

· Poem to Appear in Sketchbook

· Poems to Appear in Sensations' 21st Century Issue

· In Richard Lee King's The Price of Freedom

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  Can't Crawl Back
by Phyllis Jean Green
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.

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   Can't Crawl Back
to come at awake
hug coffee and a bagel.
Try to
keep the slap of slippers
from fraying.  Stall before
turning the ringer back
on.  Risking the bathroom
mirror.  Bags, sags -- Lie,
blame you, lie-!
of thunder out there.  Close
it off.  Things seem to take
so long.  Didn't use to
tugs at a clumsily built shelf
in the back of a mind more
of a mine.  Shaddup.
pinches waist, belly, chest.
Shoes weren't tight at the store.
positive!   New day, new you!
Exact moment the dog jumps.
Second cup sprays.
Crumbs grow crumbs..
Got to find something else
to change to.   Mop up.
more backass.


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Reviewed by Rose Rideout
A delightful write and a gorgeous picture. Thank you for sharing Phyllis.

Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by Joyce Bowling
Great photo and write, very creative my friend!
Joyce B.
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
wonderful write!
Reviewed by Morning Star
What a sweet write and picture
Got love that adorable face!
Peace Love and Light..and Hugessss too...Morning star
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
What an adorable photograph! What a joy to wake up to, always better than being alone, right? Beautiful, captivating write...

Be always safe,
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Always a joy to read you, Pea; very well penned! BRAVA!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Gene Williamson
Wonderful write, Phyliss. Makes getting up in the morning worth it.
Reviewed by Amber Moonstone
This is so adorably written, and the picture gotta love them!
Peace, love, and light,
Amber "V"
Reviewed by Bonnie May
PRECIOUS PICTURE, PRECIOUS POEM. What a wonderful write and so very cute. Love, Bonnie
Reviewed by Debby & Gordon Rosenberg
descriptive piece of what its like being slightly off track...believe that dog was trying to help the alignment :)
Cute, he sure knew how you felt, but give him a hug, and tell him everything is alright. Bless you! Jasmin Horst
Reviewed by Lois Christensen
So cute a dog picture. Enjoyable write too.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
LOL, Pea, if we can't laugh at ourselves ... this is so cute! Even though I want to crawl back into bed, I'm not - jump started by your creativity and imagery! Well done!

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