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At Year’s End

And so we’ve arrived where we began the 365 days spent each file closed and saved to a drive So what have we done with all the gifts? How carved the land where we walked building walls or doors “All … Continue reading

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Hibernation

Like a bear I seek a cave to retreat into in the darkness of the solstice to hide away until spring I can survive on a year’s fat images of light dance my mind of huckleberry & of steelhead stripping … Continue reading

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On Listening

Listening is the only gift we have left to give when too old to speak listening & the gift of a cool hand on hot tears Everyone now is broken wearing their scars of life’s sad misfortunes while the young … Continue reading

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On Hibernation

Like bears preparing for winter we gorge on November laying on layer after layer of lard against the sober months of darkness at our door All too soon the snows will drift over the cave’s opening where retired with a … Continue reading

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Losing Our Way

Have we lost our way we who once died for liberty now all turned into libertines whose god is our belly whose power our god Is there such a tyranny as harsh as obsession with self a castle of bones … Continue reading

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