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Puff Piece



A dragon

Sat in my yard

Alone in the sun

As if he had no friends

He watched the birds as they flew

I wondered if he’d want to play

I started outside but was afraid

He began crying silent dragon tears

There were little puffs of smoke when he sighed

I went over and sat nearby

We kept our thoughts to ourselves

Watching clouds floating by

Enjoying the breeze

Sharing the love

With a friend

I made


©2020 Annette Rochelle Aben

Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge Myth & Write

They doubted her tales

As though she created them

Just for attention

And the dragons dry her tears

Because she knows they’re real

©2018 Annette Rochelle Aben



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