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    In the morning rain the cyclist glides across the river bridge Dressed for the cold, lights blinking front and back. The moist air fills his lungs as he pushes, Hoping the traffic is light on this grey day … Continue reading

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    The river of life flows over the bed of our character In time, the rough places may be made smooth Aqua petrum vincit:  Water defeats rocks. . But what does time’s victory leave behind? Only a smooth, grey … Continue reading

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Morning Poem, October 28, 2017

    The river of life flows over the bed of our character In time, the rough places may be made smooth Aqua petrum vincit:  Water defeats rocks. . But what does time’s victory leave behind? Only a smooth, grey … Continue reading

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Mid-day Post, October 23, 2017

            That night as he pondered his decision sleep would not come. He knew that there would be repercussions either way.  If she said no, word of that would get out.  Not that she would … Continue reading

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Eventide

  The tide pours into the flat, grassy sound like the whispering of angels. In the distance white birds drift and circle and drop into the tall grass, disappearing. The sky is quiet, too. The loud sun has fallen below … Continue reading

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morning poem, Oct. 19, 2017

  The rocking chair sits in the bright morning sun Its bare wood bleached by relentless summers It does not resist Even its stationary pose is restful In the sea breeze it totters slightly As if in memory of one … Continue reading

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Afternoon Post, Oct. 18, 2017

  In late afternoon, the declining sun shines across the water like a skater over ice.  The white foam on the breakers is incandescent and electric, brighter than all else around, catching the radiance at just the right angle.   The … Continue reading

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night post, oct. 17, 2017

  Just out our door the wind blows off the sea and the breakers crash, one after another, sounding like jets leaving the ground.  It is dark now and the birds that navigate this symphony of air and water have … Continue reading

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evening poem #2, Oct. 17, 2017

    Unpainted and bearing rusted signs Esso, Pure, and Upper 10 The parking lot is empty But we’re early, I say And it’s out of season We check the reviews on her phone Satisfied, we go inside Empty house, … Continue reading

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evening poem, october 16, 2017

  In the morning In the distance The sea birds stand on the beach Like an army Ordered by rank The tall pelicans Then the gulls in uniform Then the tiny, blackbilled sandpipiers   Now they lift in horizontal lines … Continue reading

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