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Book Spine Poetry #3

“Being fifty-something means I’ll keep practising until I get something right.

Here’s my third attempt at book spine poetry:

Book spine poetry #3 photo by Sheryl Allen

“Broken bodies

where they lay.

Empty cradles forever to remain

until we meet again.”

6 thoughts on “Book Spine Poetry #3

  1. I work at a library and when I’m shelving books, I find myself thinking – that would be a good book for a book spine poem. 🙂 April is National Poetry month and we are hoping to get our patrons to “write” some book spine poems. They are so much fun!

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