The Camel ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/9/2020

The Camel ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/9/2020
The Straw That Broke The Camels Back 7/9/2020

Pain shared is pain halved, it's cool to listen, but at times, we have to limit the amount of what we hear and bare to take care of our precious self. This was inspired after listening to a friend say, "I can't take one more thing, not one!" As I…

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They Say ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020

They Say ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020
Kat Spinning Head Stick Figure 7/6/2020

They say that it’s a Political Hoax, They say this has nothing to do with politics. They say that wearing a mask is an infringement of their rights. They say if you wear a mask, why 6 feet of separation? They say Trump is wrong, They say Biden is wrong.…

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Everybody Has A Light ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020

Everybody Has A Light ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020
There's A Light In Your Heart 7/6/2020

Life isn’t a game ~ there should be no “sides” Where is your focus? What is occupying your mind, time and soul? “Things” have never been right, perhaps, now you’re just starting to see a lot and it’s sapping your energy and time. We need equality across the board, we…

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Things That I Have Learned Since COVID~19 by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020

Things That I Have Learned Since COVID~19 by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020
Stick Figure Me 7/6/2020

These past months have been a time of reflection and self awareness, here are some of the things that I might have known about myself before, but more so now. Drawing is a talent and takes practice. Learning to speak Portuguese is nearly impossible. People who can speak two or…

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My Cat and 4th Of July Fireworks ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/4/2020

My Cat and 4th Of July Fireworks ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/4/2020
Basura Wears Ear Muffs On The 4th Of July

Basura cat ran up onto my lap And exclaimed, “Holy Crap!” “Today is the 4th; I know that I’m right The neighbors will light off fireworks tonight!” “The sound is so loud, snap, crackle and pop As soon as it starts, I want it to stop! I’ll have to find…

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The Case Of The Mysterious Ice Cream Truck ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/3/2020

The Case Of The Mysterious Ice Cream Truck ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/3/2020
The Neighborhood "Ghost" Ice Cream Truck 7/3/2020

There’s an ice cream truck that haunts my neighborhood I’ll never know if his goodies are good I hear his music and run out my door And then I don’t hear it any more. I think it’s a ghost truck that haunts my street The recognizable music, a horn that…

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My Cat’s Beauty Tips ~ A short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/28/2020

My Cat’s Beauty Tips ~ A short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/28/2020
Basura's Beauty Tips 6/28/2020

Basura cat said, “Come here I’ve got something for you” As she approached me with a bottle of hair shampoo “I want you to look pretty inside and out So, “Hey Good Looking!!” The neighbors will shout.” She had a shampoo that would take care of the flakes She said,…

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I Feel Like Cindy Lou Who ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/27/2020

I Feel Like Cindy Lou Who ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/27/2020
Cindy Lou Who ~ by me 6/27/2020

Let me have your imagination for a few And let’s pretend we are in the land of the Who Remember Whoville and the Grinch who stole? It’s a wonderful story worth being retold. I feel like a Who down in Whoville today The Grinch stole our presents away on his…

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My Cat Wears A Flask Instead Of A Mask ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/26/2020

My Cat Wears A Flask Instead Of A Mask ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/26/2020
My Cat In A Flask 6/26/2020

Basura cat was running around wearing a flask It was the strangest thing, so I just had to ask It clinked and it clanked as she ran blindly by She said, “I’ll keep you healthy, at least I can try!” Now my cat is usually very bright But I had…

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Both Sides Of The Fence ~ by Katrina Curtiss 6/20/2020

Both Sides Of The Fence ~ by Katrina Curtiss 6/20/2020
The Fence by me 6/20/2020

The fence we chose to have and divide Is based upon beliefs, our morals and pride The fence can reach way high up to the sky We can’t see each other; no matter how hard we try. The fence can be brick, thick and strong Blocking out opinions both right…

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