Ye_Old_Fountain_Pen

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The fifty-something-year-old thread binding of a hardcover... a trusty pen... ancient typewriters... paperbacks with covers that don't stick up... just some things that I and so many writers share nostalgia for ;)

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Chasing the Sun

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There once was a man who chased the sun
Because of one wise old phrase.
"Do not let the sun set on your anger";
He held this to heart for all of his days.

So why, do you ask, did he chase the sun?
Because there was a wrong he would not forgive.
He hopped on a plane -- yes, it sounds insane --
And flew west, to where the sun lives.

Of course, as you've probably guessed,
He had...

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A Homeschooler's Doom

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It's hard to get to school
When you're a homeschooler, homebound.
Your desk is so far from reach ---
Three yards away, two above the ground.
You must drag yourself out of bed
And cross the length of a room.
That three yards you must travel
Must surely be your doom.

 

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