aslargeasalone

aslargeasalone

Joined Ficlatté in September 2014

37 stories, 0 challenges, 4 prompts, 48 comments, and 12 friends

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Getting back into the flow of writing, mostly with wordplay and poems. I'm a creative soul, from childhood to middle age, and my joy is to produce new things the world has never seen before. I'm an educator from the USA working as a college professor of lit and music. I'm learning to love myself little by little.

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Robin Redbreast

Each Robin has a red breast, dripping blood,


And ev'ry beaten heart, a bony cage,


And still we sin…

Published 4 years ago.

Beneath the Boards

Forbidden freshness cools beneath the boards

Unwilling hornets sting the burst balloon

And gnaw the …

Published 4 years ago.

Outset

It's time I made a different kind of move.

I'll go pursue my int'rests and forget

That I have dutie…

Published 4 years ago.

Undersong to Oversong

I need some music

Some music for food

To fill me up

I’m in such a mood

But I’m too far down

To pick…

Published 4 years ago.

A Talent for Love

They say she's got an awesome knack

For giving people love

How can we know if this is true?

Just tak…

Published 4 years ago.

A challenge?

Some love a challenge; others choose

To wield a tool that's quick to use.

But as for me, I want a p…

Published 4 years ago.

A Time of Change

This double life has got to end.

My secret mind is not my friend.

To find myself, it seems I need

To…

Published 4 years ago.

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