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Not Sitting So Pretty

Paper Poetry Prompt #6

In Santa Fe some houses
are surrounded by walls,
squat pink soldiers
pretending to be stucco,
with a door for a mouth

How many Romeos
have scales those ramparts?
Undaunted by the challenge
of an obstacle, leaping



We are living in the digital world, covered in the autonomous aspects & tracked motions of life. Yet, somehow we are losing some critical elements. Keyboards, touchpads, & speech-to-text are there, but we believe that handwritten words on paper is still meaningful to some poets.

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