Can You

NaPoWriMo

The prompt write a poem that has the same first line as another poem.  The poem I chose is ” When, Like a Running Grave ” by Dylan Thomas

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Can You

When, like a running grave, time tracks you down,

Do you  accept the challenge will you  run with the torch.

Will you  escape along the streets and the avenues of this town.

Waving like a victor garlanded and smiling to each sweetheart on her front porch.

Will you out run the pain , the disappointment and the tick of time.

Can  you ascend to heights not yet dreamed off.

Can you run faster than the wind and destroy the ordinary line.

Yet not give in to the drudgery of  life and love.

Can you, can you or will time you entrap

Then bury you with toil under deaths relentless track.

 

Double wammee!

TONIGHT I PRESENT A DOUBLE WAMMEE

FIRSTLY A HUGE THANK YOU TO SHAUN FOR AWARDING ME THIS LOVELY AWARD.

A few words about Shaun a lovely Scottish family man who suffers with Chronic Pain Syndrome.  He is working at lowering his tablet  intake while being husband father and son to his family. Shaun is always ready to chat or discuss any subject. His blogs are always informative and interesting and never self pitying. He is as far as I am concerned a Very Influential Blogger.

Rules:

There are no rules here. You just choose any amount of blogs to nominate as you wish. I checked and yes, no rules. So I will just go and nominate a few blogs from people in my short time here who have inspired me to keep blogging or been there when I needed a kind word. So that is what I will do. THIS IS A BIG AWARD TO GET!! And I am humbled

I am going to award this this award to five special people.

1 Words fall from my eyes     I have watched her life from the sidelines for over a year now and she just amazes me.

2  Penpusherpen     Has given me unquestioning support and encouragement, not to mention access to her Dragons.

3 Matron la Belle     A real woman, a real laugh and a real friend. Her writing is so insightful.

4 Wendell A Brown   A true spiritual guide. Again I have received encouragement  and support from this kind man.

5 Hollyannegetspoetic    Has always inspired me to do my best. Se has a real talent for treating the normal in an abnormal way!

 

NOW ANOTHER BIG THANK TO  SHADOWED IN MOONLIGHT AND SHAUN   

 

So here’s the rules for this award:

 

1. Display the award logo on your blog.
2. Link back to the person who nominated you.
3. State 7 things about yourself.
4. Nominate 15 other bloggers for this award and link to them.
5. Notify those bloggers of the nomination and the award’s requirements.

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1   I would like to change the world but  am bright enough to know I never will.

2  I like to have painted toes and finger nails.

3  I am used to constant pain

4 I love to read thrillers sifi and anything involving Vampires

5  I believe in God just not sure of any religions

6  I was taught by Nuns

7   I live to blog

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Nominees     some new to me some not!

1 Hollyannegetspoetic

2  catforsley

3  Jessicanix

4 Eric Alagan

5 Ladybluerose

6 Rick Mallery

7  Patrick  Pattachou

8 Brazenblood

9 kelihasablog

10  Kate58

11  Mavaseaton

12  David M Green

13  Opinionated Man

14 Ajaytao2010

15   Marisa

 

 

 

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