Tanka: magic hope

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she reached for magic
as earthquakes pushed land upward,
pulling her home back
fool wizards warring above
she hoped to bring back balance

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Senryu : following Sinbad, a cracked tale

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following Sinbad
he discovered dinosaurs!
duck!!! it thinks we’re snacks

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The dig in Baghdad went really well until Da was convinced he found Sinbad’s maps.  I tried to persuade him that the scholarly papers he could write Continue reading Senryu : following Sinbad, a cracked tale

Senryu : I’m late

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poor little robo
lamb gazes curiously
Mary is no help

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Senryu : Calling Intergalactic AAA

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calling for a tow
ship is down, cargo escaped
waiting for light years

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Easy mission they said. Pick up a few specimens from just beyond the red star.

Okay, fine. But did they have to assign me the oldest ship in the fleet? Geez.

Now here I am, waiting for a tow. How long does it take anyways to warp a few light years?

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