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At Seventy`Five

At seventy`five the world feels different than it seemed at sixty`three I was young back then ready to fight back against a bad heart I gave it up [the fight] and began to sing ever since I’m just fine “The … Continue reading

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My Children

The river of my youth flows home again upon the Holiday bearing gifts of tender Harmony in my heart wrapped`ribboned under an evergreen with all eyes a`twinkle My delight watching the tiny boats on water navigating the flow on the … Continue reading

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At the Seams

We live in a time of divisions split at seams of community where we once put our hands to whip`saws to fell trees cut beams in unison We built the school for children a class`room to learn civics do democracy … Continue reading

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The Barn

Toward the fields an ancient barn stands a survivor of time Weathered boards sheathe posts`n`beams allowing it breath While on the roof the rusty galvanized`tin still keeps rain out Up in the hay`loft still`bound green bales stack in salty rows … Continue reading

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The Wheel [A Sabbath Poem]

The wheel is meant for rolling Its spokes tuned like strings of a classical violin for music Hub to rim the spokes integrate the wheel’s power`potential multiply its strength Axle to tire The peddle propels the chain drives the gear … Continue reading

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Three Haiku: Sabbath

[i.] within sheer silence whisperings of beginnings whimpers of demise [ii.] like thread`strung flowers our prayers disintegrate this side of heaven [iii.] aspire to greatness becoming small like the ant you will move mountains

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