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Book Review: Natural Born Heroes

      I think someone once said that the farther we get away from historical events the better we understand them.   World War II is almost beyond living memory now and yet stories keep emerging about till-now unsung … Continue reading

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Night Poem, September 22, 2017

  First Day of Autumn   The black birds gather now into swirling clouds Then taking lead from some alpha Ascend, form a line and fly away like dark river. Twilight comes earlier The first yellow leaves are pulled into … Continue reading

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Mid-day Post, April 11, 2017

He smiled when he got out of his car and saw there in the weeds the old pipe jutting from the hillside and draining the little spring. The pipe rusted and bent, maybe even more than before, but this sight … Continue reading

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Evening Poem, January, 2017

‘ At dusk the house is quiet And the scent of spices sautéing wafts I am tired from the day’s twenty-mile ride But in a good way, a relaxed way We’ll find an old movie Maybe one we’ve watched twenty … Continue reading

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Morning Poem, January 21, 2017

  ‘   In the quiet morning I slipped from my bed And walked outside, into the light mist At the top of the hill the sun had broken through And lit the tall grasses and sparkled across the puddles … Continue reading

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Afternoon Poem, December 30, 2016

Genesis 1: 1-19 Isn’t it odd This story of ours That says there was light Before there were stars? Copyright 2014

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Morning Poem #2, December 29, 2016

Wait for the sun Don’t start your journey leaving no shadow Look for light; it awakens the world, you know Every creature waits for it, even the grass And is silent, dormant In its absence. Its warmth is food for … Continue reading

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morning poem, December 24, 2016

. The morning, soft and dark Mist in the woods, leaves on the ground One evanescent moment When all is possible When mysteries become clear When scenes past rest in the bare branches Once full of green life Where board … Continue reading

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morning poem, December 23, 2016

Waiting Out the window nothing changes The sky grey, the road empty, the front doors all closed The lights that blink and glow in evening Are hidden now, as if such a thing as color Never existed.   We wait … Continue reading

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morning poem, December 16, 2016

This grey day Without snow or rain Without sunshine Is one more day When men in offices make decisions And boys sit in classrooms Waiting for bells and for tonight’s game These grey days And not the special ones Are … Continue reading

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