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Fourteen Line Sonnets


BENCH

On
The
Old
Tête-à-têt
e
Bench
By
The
Lake
The

Young
Couple
Exchanged
Different
Views.

© Birgit Talmon

09/9/11

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MISCHANCE

So
Sudden
Became
Future
Present
Tense,
Mañana
The
Day
After,
And
Time
Was
Up.



© Birgit Talmon
Summer /12

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HOURGLASS


Could
I
Only
Slow
That
Toxic
Flow
Rushing
Through
The
Neck
Of
Your
Hourglass



©Birgit Talmon
12/12/1

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BREAD


Emily's
Early
Childhood'
Chafing
Reins
Bode
Future
Bread
And
Butter
For
Many
A
Healer.


©Birgit Talmon
13/01/12


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BLACK IS…

Beautiful
Winter
Guest
In
Holy
Land
Skies
That
Washes
Away
The
Summer
Long
Fatigue
.



© Birgit Talmon
31.08.11

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FRIENDLY WARNING

Don't
Spit,
Do
Up
Your
Fly,

No
Picking
Nose,
Zillions

Google
You

Right
Now
!


©Birgit Talmon
10/11/11

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RESIGNATION

…So
Conception
Seems,
As
Of
Yet,
The
Sole
Event
For
US
DNA's
To
Meet.


©Birgit Talmon
09/01/12

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DOUBT

Soap
Could
Actually
Rid
Her
Of
The
Wedding
Ring,
But
Then
Again:
For
Him?



© Birgit Talmon
26/02/12

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J A M


First
Honks
Kickstart
Traffic
Jam
Sessions
For
Horn
Honkers
Composed
By
Steam
Venting
Masses.


© Birgit Talmon

05/08/11 

Illustration by Uri Talmon
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TANGO

Lonesome
Cricket
In
The
Lunar
Night
Chirps
Nocturnal
Calls
For
A
Tango
In
Twosome.


© Birgit Talmon
20/08/11

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S O R R Y

Didn't
Hear
You;
Would
Have
Loved
To,
Had
My
Ears
Been
In
My
Hands.



©Birgit Talmon
8/11/11

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PAINTBRUSH

I
Stare
At
Shelves;
But
No,
The
Fridge
Is
Not
Where
Paintbrushes
Are
Kept!


©Birgit Talmon
21/09/11

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TRIANGLE


Crashed
Computer
Flanked
By
Husband
And
Wife
Behold!
You
Have
The
Agonized
Household
Triangle.



© Birgit Talmon
Ever and anon

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OBLONG

Four
Oblong
Packs
Half-kilo
Minced
Meat
In
Super's
Freezer
Comprise
My
Waistline's
Warm
Surplu
s.


© Birgit Talmon
04/08/11

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DISTANCE – A MUST


The
Only
Way
I
Can
Live
With
The
Memory
Of
You,
Is
Not
To



©Birgit Talmon
20/05/13

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GEOGRAPHY

Keeping
An
Eye
On
Global
Atrocities
Helps
Brush
Up
Faded
Schooldays'
Lessons
In
Geography.


©Birgit Talmon
24/11/11


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REALITY MATH


10
Kilos
Rotten
Times
Sure
Don't
Weigh
The
Same
As
10
Kilos
Good
Times



©Birgit Talmon
09/0
5
/13

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FLUTTER


Pupa
Spun
Of
Glowing
Summer
Rays
Melts
Away
In
Winter's
Rain
She
Flutters
Anew.


© Birgit Talmon
09/08/11

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BREAKFAST

Then
She
Served
A
Dog's
Breakfast
Of
Concepts
And
Missed
Out
On
Saying
Anything.



© Birgit Talmon
03/08/11

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ALFRESCO

Not
Up
My
Street
When
'Google
Earth'
Rolls
Down
Our',
Stealing
My
Alfresco
Privacy.



©Birgit Talmon
9/11/11

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A BOOK

Discovering
That
He
Read
Me
Like
A
Book,
I
Snatched
It
From
His
Hand.


© Birgit Talmon
12/04/12


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SQUARE ONE

I
Posed
My
Banker
A
Question,
His
Professional
Gobbledygook
Left
Me
At
Square
One.


©Birgit Talmon
12/01/12

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BLIND


My
Turning
A
Blind
Eye
To
Your
White
Lie,
Made
Me
See
The
Truth.


©Birgit Talmon
06/01/12

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ROOTS


Feeling
Utterly
Rootless
Here,
She
Ran
The
Risk
Of
Looking
Into
Her
Ancestral
Roots.


© Birgit Talmon
06/01/12

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CHANCE


Knowing
A
First
Impression
Is
Given
No
Second
Chance
I
Remedy
Melting
August
Makeup.



© Birgit Talmon
28/08/11

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FANTASY


His
Enticing
Childhood
Fantasy
Grew
Sour
As
Unfulfilled
It
Drifted
Into
Those
Adult
Days.


© Birgit Talmon
23.05.12

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CONTEMPLATION


You
I
Can
See,
But
Never
For
Real
That
Self
I'm
Told
Is
Me.


©Birgit Talmon
19/01/12

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MERE SUGGESTION

Where
Words
Become
Too
Harsh
On
Paper,
A
Confessional
Might
Do -
Leaves
No
Trace.


© Birgit Talmon
19.05.12

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WHEN

I
Bolt
My
Door
Do
I
Thus:
Shut
Evil
Out
Or
Fence
It
In?


© Birgit Talmon
17/09/11

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DISTANCE – A MUST


The
Only
Way
I
Can
Live
With
The
Memory
Of
You,
Is
Not
To.



©Birgit Talmon
20/05/13

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NINE TO FIVE


As
A
Young
Nine
To
Five
Girl
She
Married
And
Became
A
Seven
Eleven.


©Birgit Talmon
11/06/13

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