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duet

Sun and Moon duet;

 a visual symphony.

Night will be here soon.

The sun’s bright light absorbed by

the glow of a honeyed moon.

~Melanie Blackwell

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vanity (a tanka)

 

Chiara Fersinis

Chiara Fersinis

 

Prideful reflection;

dreading beauty’s brevity,

cursed by Vanity,

her own face is all she sees

a mirror’s introspection

~Melanie Blackwell

 

 

 

 

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