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Morning Poem, October 3, 2014

Trimming the Tree   The bowsaw blade is tight in its frame Like a piano wire, it quivers when touched. I run the blade lightly over the arc of the maple branch Shush, it whispers, and makes a new line. … Continue reading

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Characteristics Of Modern Poets #2

Modern poetry is not simply a matter of cleverly arranged words.  Any modern poet worth his salt must be a mystic.

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Poem of the Morning, August 6, 2014

Blake Whimsey William Blake brought men awake. Made other poets seem like fakes. He wrote his songs on wooden plates. Wrote them all for heaven’s sake. copyright 2014

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Poem Of The Day: August 4, 2014

AUGUST 1970 That Olds was a v-8 and it would run faster than his old man ever imagined. He didn’t really gas it till we were clear out of the valley, into the mountains on Route 60. I cannot imagine … Continue reading

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Poem of The Day

Rain Quick, run outside Water is falling out of the sky.     Copyright 2014

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