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Afternoon Poem, February 16, 2021.

. The heavens are miserly this day Even with the snow The flakes blow sidewise In a mad dance I could count the petty few of them Even the sluices of heaven are frozen Like the doors of some abandoned … Continue reading

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Mid-Day Poem, January 22, 2016

‘ Upon waking I hear nothing No swish of cars along the road Nothing of the birds’ dawn chorus Through the window I see that the world has turned white And I know that this carpet of snow Deep now … Continue reading

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‘ Everybody knew this big storm was coming. Work was called off for the day and I slept longer than usual and woke to find that she had decided it was her turn to cook breakfast. Fine with me. The … Continue reading

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Morning Poem, February 17, 2015

. THE NIGHT OF OCTAVIA We are snug in the midst of the storm. It seemed as if the snow would never stop Falling through the day and into the night And such cold as we rarely see in this … Continue reading

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