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Corner`Stones

What will endure begins with things that have endured The miraculous begins with mud or is but illusion The white tulip hides in the bulb under the earth From the soul within the body flow good or ill What is … Continue reading

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Love`Letters

Like lovers carving their initials within a heart on tree`bark we long to write words that last past evening sunset morning sunrise the night of our creativity is too short beginning with babel as it does & ending incoherently Tell … Continue reading

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Poet as Picker

The poet is a picker rummaging thru the barn of a farmer too stubborn to die his Depression expression Fix it or do without We pore over words like tinkerers poking thru nuts in old MJB coffee`tins for one that … Continue reading

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Whidbey

Across the sheet of gray glass lies the Island of green fir trees Spires reaching up into heaven catching the wind the weather blowing in from distant Straits We live calm within her shadow like mice in some great hay¬†loft … Continue reading

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