Poetry

Cinquain Stories

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Licensed CC0/Public Domain.

Research
is not a four
letter word. Lies don’t come
with a disclaimer. Educate
yourself.

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Time spent
in your absence
has come to mean more than
our emotionless linguistics,
lover.

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Trapped in
my pen—struggle
your way free, dear cinquain.
What message have you come to tell
the world?

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Beep-boop,
bing-chime, ding-dong;
the screeching song of the
technology age serenades
our youth.