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“Just Me and the Clock” on Masticadores USA

on March 21, 2023

(Photo by Lucian Alexe on Unsplash)

I want to thank Barbara Harris Leonhard and her staff for publishing my poem, Just Me and the Clock, today on Masticadores USA. I hope you will visit them and show them your support. Thank you!

Just Me and the Clock

by Dawn Pisturino

Long hours of night creep slowly by.

Tick. . . Tick. . . Tick. . . Tick. . .

The clock clangs one.

I am utterly alone.

Just me and the clock.

Tock. . . Tock. . . Tock. . . Tock. . .

Please read the rest of my poem here.

Enjoy!

Thank you!

Dawn Pisturino

March 21, 2023

Copyright 2023 Dawn Pisturino. All Rights Reserved.

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34 responses to ““Just Me and the Clock” on Masticadores USA

  1. kvbclarke says:

    I resonate with wanting to throw it at the wall….along with my computer some days!

    Liked by 3 people

  2. Timothy Price says:

    Nice. Congratulations.

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Lovely and well done verses Dawn! Loved it and I will read the rest in MasticadoresUSA!

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  4. Phil says:

    Indeed, ‘time flies’ under a variety of circumstances, a flight well-captured in your wonderful poetic quest for peace and silence. Thank you for sharing your creative talents, dear Dawn & Congratulations on having your work published at Masticadores USA! πŸ‘ You rock, my friend. ✍🏼⏳🌞

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  5. Girl Dawn, I know how that is, especially when you have trouble falling asleep! I think all of us can relate to that experience at some point. Congrats on your publication my friend. Keep doing what you do! πŸ₯°πŸ‘πŸΌβ°πŸ˜ŠβŒšπŸ’–πŸ€—

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  6. utahan15 says:

    tick tock
    unlock
    the steeple clock

    Liked by 2 people

  7. Belladonna says:

    Love this girl!!!!

    Liked by 2 people

  8. Layla Todd says:

    Congratulations on this publication, Dawn! I so love the sense of time and that repetitive ticking of the clock that climaxes in powerful action. ❀

    Liked by 2 people

  9. elvira797mx says:

    Wow! Love it!
    Thank’s for share Dawn.

    Liked by 2 people

  10. balladeer says:

    That’s very good!

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  11. The dictate of mechanised time, it started the industrial revolution; how often have we mused about how to turn the ‘clock’ back?

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  12. SelmaMartin says:

    Dawn, yay. Congrats. I read. How brilliant. Time ticking is vexing. Your thoughts found a home in me. Thanks for sharing them. Xoxo
    I just wrote a pantoum and talked about the clock too. πŸ˜‰ we feel it, I know. It made a good topic for my pantoum…

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  13. Jeff Flesch says:

    Excellent write, Dawn. Congratulations!

    Liked by 2 people

  14. ngarcia3 says:

    Wow Dawn! You are such an amazing writer!! Can’t wait to hear more!

    Liked by 2 people

  15. KK says:

    Lovely verses, Dawn! Congratulations πŸŽ‰

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