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January Afternoon

Come sit with me and tell me some tale in the January after`noon Let it be for us a field of play upon which we wage wits You in your white hat and I in my black Come catch me … Continue reading

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Stories

Our best stories live in forests not our own In them we inhabit creatures beyond all but imagination Such is their gift In our own house the walls & doors define what adventures we may find In the forest light … 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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String`Games

We play with strings make`up an idle game when the sun is too hot and we seek for shade to drink a lemonade The game needs no app just a handful of fingers` here & another one there throw in … Continue reading

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Along the Road: Day Twenty`One

Along the road at eventide camp`fires sprung up where travelers stopped to rest for the night and around the camp`fires the pilgrims told tales of fable and fact Each had a story of their own to relate each had a … Continue reading

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On Reading

In your book between the pages in the creases crumbs of last night’s cookies witness my progress in your story I’ll never sell a tale so calorie`rich marred but by a snack at mid`night as I read but when I … Continue reading

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Holy Mountain [Tahoma]

“Great is the Lord       and greatly to be praised           in the city of our God.   His holy mountain,       beautiful in elevation,           is the … Continue reading

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The Story of Our Lives

Who will remember what we never told them? All we spoke of was our today the details of which they found boring as yesterday’s newscast but which they always said they wanted to hear Far as they remember we had … Continue reading

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