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Art for Art’s Sake – Haibun Thinking

AnElephantCant decide what to write here Al does not give him a prompt But wonders never cease He knocks out this piece And hopes you like this week’s attempt AnElephant again tries this great weekly challenge hosted by his friend … Continue reading

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Olive Olive Oh!

AnElephantCant say what he prefers most He loves each thing that grows and all things that live But he plans to be brave And confess that his new fave Is no longer peanuts but the magical Mediterranean olive Now it … Continue reading

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An Isle Beguiles AnElephant Smiles

AnElephantCant go on a boat trip Without thinking that he is on holiday or vacation That is an actual real rule Not just one he makes up ‘cos it’s cool So that is what he does for last week’s birthday … Continue reading

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Le Mistral

soft at first brushing high leaves teasing gentle refreshing building but slowly to a strength that shakes trees destroys parasols abducts hats rattles windows and doors clears the terrasse of all but the most solid items of furniture and for … Continue reading

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Morning Sun

fragments of thought masquerade as clouds the argent sea gleams like a diamond at her throat the parasol pines awaken in a gasp of gourmet green birds sing the Hallelujah paradise inspired by a sprinkle of the most beautiful of … Continue reading

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Paradise – Ligo Haibun Challenge

AnElephantCant ever stop dreaming He can’t keep the smile from his eyes For what it is worth He knows here on earth Is where we can find Paradise The Ligo Haibun Challenge is a weekly event hosted by the wonderful … Continue reading

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Where do dreams go when we waken?

There are some questions that are rarely asked Like where do dreams go when we waken Do they stay inside Our heads and hide Or do they float around until fairies take them What is the point of their concealment … Continue reading

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Clouds – Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant believe it is Wednesday He is filled once again with trepidation He writes this little verse Plus 100 words And sits back in his chair and anticipation Once again it is Friday Fictioneer time. Hosted by the magnificent Rochelle, … Continue reading

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Do Flies Go To Heaven?

I wonder if flies go to heaven And is it the same one as ours Clearly butterflies must To sprinkle magic dust Otherwise who pollinates all heaven’s flowers I wonder if cockroaches go to heaven Do they scurry around at … Continue reading

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