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{un}holy haiku - 3rd Edition

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Mother rocking child

Arms grow tired, still she hums

Hush little baby

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hush little baby

- but they don't cry for nothing -

figure out what's wrong

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Figure out what's wrong

Life never goes as planned, it's

Full of twists and turns

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Full of twists and turns

how well you trained and riding

that matter the most

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that matter(s) the most 

in life's little disasters

is a steady hand

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Is a steady hand

What makes the masterpiece or

Creative vision

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creative vision

something new, used and borrowed

 applied toward an end

Edited by aka CAT
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applied toward an end

the means might well get you there

when the rules are bent

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When the rules are bent

The best curves can be achieved

The natural curves.

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the natural curves

of waves, hillsides and white clouds

soften life's edges

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soften life's edges

layers of leaves on concrete

crunching underfoot

 

 

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crunching underfoot

fresh fallen snowflakes succumb

they've danced their last dance

 

 

Edited by Overdueleaf
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they've danced their last dance

snowflakes once frozen, melt rise

to dance a new dance

Edited by purrrpetrator
wasn't perfect -- isn't
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to dance a new dance

change partners and change your tune

let the old songs go

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let the old songs go

lyrics and memories, just

triggers for heartache

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triggers for heartache

our senses stir our feelings

reliving the past

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reliving the past

children roam the streets tonight

foraging candy

 

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foraging candy

kids brave ghoulish ghosts for fun

mum riding shotgun

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triggers for heartache

abound in a selfish world

missing what matters

 

foraging candy

wild floss and sour gummi bears

winter's final course

 

mum riding shotgun

dad not saying much either

muzzle sweep intense

 

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muzzle sweep intense

'This is a bank robbery:

Get down on the floor!'

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Get down on the floor

and bop to that beat, unleashed!

Get funky! Get loose!

Edited by purrrpetrator
reason for edit: rhythm
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Get funky! Get loose!

heartbeats drum along to bass

dance through clouds of smoke

 

 

 

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dance thru clouds of smoke
to the moonlit patio
bathed in cool night air

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bathed in cool night air

skin kissed by supple moonlight

a lover's embrace

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a lover's embrace

a stumble down a staircase

semi-consciousness 

Edited by purrrpetrator
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