Bubble Gum and Poetry

When in a creative mood,
I chew bubble gum while
sitting in front of the computer,
blowing big bubbles until they pop,
pink goo all over my nose and mouth,
sticky thoughts escape from the
over-chewed and stale cocoon of
hour's old sweetness.
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Sonia Walker

I have been writing poetry, short stories and articles of interest for over thirty years. Most of my writing has been published in small presses, journals and weekly community newspapers. It is enjoyable to receive positive feedback on my writing. Before retirement, I was an editor and co-publisher for a quarterly journal and monthly newsletter from Anchorage, Alaska. My philosophy is to write something everyday to keep the cobwebs away. more…

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