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Teaser 2

Martin Fletcher stood in the club’s empty dining room and stared through the tall windows at the river. It was running muddy green this morning, but today would be clear with no rain and so he knew that the stream … Continue reading

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morning poem, may 2, 2016

HEADING WEST I remember thinking of the west As a young man I’d see clouds on the close horizon And imagine The great, clear skies of New Mexico How I got free I still don’t know But we pointed the … Continue reading

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morning poem, April 8, 2016

.   Layers of cloud Brush strokes, grey and white Roll above the distant spires of the city These buildings, touching the heavens Must be the work of giants Creatures who once walked the Earth Who imagined great things And … Continue reading

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Afternoon Post, April 7, 2016

‘ When they began to open up the old college no one remembered how wide the grounds had once been. All on a hilltop and all grown over now. The building had not been occupied for thirty years, but the … Continue reading

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Afternoon Poem, April 5, 2016

‘ The outfield is empty The day almost gone The avenue quiet And shade on the lawn. One day just like this one Back forty-six years The air here was ringing With laughter and cheers.   copyright 2016

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Evening Poem, April 3, 2016

. Clouds in Spring The white clouds are friends of the sun They decorate the blue sky Part of the bright new panorama. . The grey clouds cover all Closing up nature’s door Stealing away one perfect day Of this … Continue reading

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morning poem, april 2, 2016

Stars turn above Grass grows beneath the warm moon All is silent but for the quiet murmur Of the car that glides down our avenue Headlights disappearing as it drops over the hill. We no longer burn the candle at … Continue reading

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Night poem, April 1, 2016

‘ I am hidden at home All insanity of the world Does not pass these walls We know love here We know what it costs We know that it is worth Everything it costs We are not fooled by illusions … Continue reading

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Early Spring

Smell the new mown grass Watch the sun linger longer Take off the jacket and breathe. Kids cruising with windows rolled down Radio turned up Yellow forsythia, scarlet azalea No more frost. Copyright 2016

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Morning Poem, April 1, 2016

‘ Let us speak once more of the golden days Spring reminds us again Of the spring of our lives, of our youth When it seemed that every promise Would be fulfilled. Let us remember how full our cups once … Continue reading

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