Short Poem By John Blase | October 9, 2012 | 13 I prefer short – short poems, short stories, short songs, short skirts. The grand sweeping panoramic metanarrative is simply too much for me. I adore white chickens, one dollar and eighty-seven cents, amazing grace, and short skirts. Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 1,028 other subscribers Email Address 13 Comments sethhaines on October 9, 2012 at 12:57 pm so much depends upon. a red wheelbarrow. Reply thebeautifuldue on October 9, 2012 at 10:24 pm So very much, Seth… Reply Erika Morrison on October 9, 2012 at 1:17 pm If you compiled a long book of short poems, I’d buy it. Reply sethhaines on October 9, 2012 at 2:09 pm Yes to what E-$ says. Reply thebeautifuldue on October 9, 2012 at 10:25 pm A brilliant idea, Erika…thanks! Reply Mark Grace on October 9, 2012 at 2:04 pm Twitter poems . . . :0) Reply thebeautifuldue on October 9, 2012 at 10:26 pm Mark, 140 characters is shorter than short :o)…by the way, saw some blog posts on THC – right?? Good work. Reply Diana Trautwein on October 9, 2012 at 3:30 pm What Erika and Seth said – yes, yes, yes. $1.87, eh? Smiled at short skirts. Perhaps that one needs just a little more info – like short skirts on the right pair of legs. Cuz you would not like a short skirt on me, I can guarantee you that. Reply thebeautifuldue on October 9, 2012 at 10:27 pm Diana, ‘one dollar and eighty-seven cents’ gets a wonderful short story started…bet you can find it. Reply pastordt on October 9, 2012 at 11:03 pm Oh, how could I forget? My FAVORITE short story from about grade…mmmm…six? Well, that was a very long time ago, so maybe I can chalk it up to the vagaries of age… On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 3:27 PM, the beautiful due wrote: > ** > thebeautifuldue commented: “Diana, ‘one dollar and eighty-seven cents’ > gets a wonderful short story started…bet you can find it.” > Reply Quiet Girl on October 9, 2012 at 6:11 pm I’ve had a short crush on your blog. Reply thebeautifuldue on October 9, 2012 at 10:29 pm My blog is flattered – thank you! Reply Tim Franklin on November 2, 2012 at 7:20 pm It took me awhile, but now I get it. Fine writing. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Comment Name (required) Email (will not be published) (required) Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.