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Zodiac Killer

San Francisco Police Department [Public domain]

Zodiac Killer had struck too many times

It was up to the detectives to solve these crimes

Endless nights of no sleep

Waiting for a clue if only a peep

This went on for many, many years

Bringing families’ no closure, just tears

©Susan Zutautas 2019

This was written for Weekend Writing Prompt #106 Prompt: ZODIAC


A Walk in the Park

Taking our time meandering around

No pressures to be found

Nice warm sunny day

In the merry month of May

Children playing at the park

Dogs here and there, listen to them bark

Families all having fun

A wonderful day to just sit out in the sun


©Susan Zutautas 2019


This was written for Weekend Writing Prompt by Sammi. Using the word meander write a poem, prose or short story using only 47 words.

Ooooh That Smell

A 2 stanza haiku about a skunk.

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The Liar


He said he was a doctor

Much to my surprise

Not looking the part at all

As I looked into his eyes

He was dressed in painters’ pants

I noticed as I glanced

Maybe he was only looking

For a little romance

He was a charlatan by trade

As phony as they come

Did he really think, I was that dumb?

©Susan Zutautas 2019

This poem was written for the Weekend Writing Prompt #101

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Nothing can be heard

The silence is so peaceful

Relax and enjoy

Kids return shortly


© Susan Zutautas 2019

This little poem was written for Weekend Writing Prompt #100