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! ! Poe-Tree

Rating: 3.8

New poems fall
like apples
from a tree,
like berries
from a vine,
like buzzing
from a bee.

Mostly I dropp them,
‘cos there’s no keyboard handy.

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Sonya Florentino 20 April 2009

what a delicious image! poems as fruits falling from the tree of life... try to catch as many as you can!

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Deva De Silva 17 April 2009

And they do shine brightly so amazingly!

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Diana Van Den Berg 22 March 2009

I love this. It made me smile. I am sorry that you lose so many, not having a keyboard handy, though. Perhaps you could carry a pen and notebook with you for emergencies! Smiles. Love Diana

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Mark R Slaughter 14 March 2009

Nicely caught! Great metaphor Alison. Mark

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Naseer Ahmed Nasir 14 March 2009

Beautiful, compact and spontaneous. Thanks Alison that you did not dropp this one. Mostly I dropp too. Best Regards Naseer

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Adeline Foster 23 June 2010

Alison: Again, you do it so well. Have you read my: A Writer's Dilemma? Adeline

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Robert Howard 02 June 2010

Your inspiration has certainly born fruit.

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Indira Renganathan 01 September 2009

Little bit fun...yet real truth....wise poem

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Lillian Thomas 03 July 2009

I just noticed your title and understood it! How funny! I'm a little slow on the uptake, lol. I thought of Poe (Edgar Allan) and tree, I never saw Po-e-tree, lol

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Lillian Thomas 03 July 2009

a great little poem, with images that catch all the senses and a little wit sprinkled on them.

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