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One Red Sock

I took them off, two of them, as I sat on the side of the bed. I remember pushing  one off with my foot, reaching down to pull the other from my right foot. In the morning there was just one … Continue reading

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This

I gave you a name: Jonathan. I gave you brothers: four. I gave you my heart: one. I gave all I knew to give, and then you were gone. An instant, an ice storm, a truck, a phone call. That … Continue reading

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Spring Moon

New moon, tender crescent luminescent, gilds crimson crabapple, iridescent iris; quicksilvered oaks whisper in night breezes while wood thrush trills her praise.

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Walk to the River

It is time to walk to the river to welcome the past images small noticed and told in simple words clear thoughts savored remembered

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Breakfast

  Biscuits, brown-crisp on top, butter-tender inside, steam on a blue-flowered plate. Home comfort.   Cinquain form  

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Questions

I wonder what the world was up to while I was dreaming of caves and tunnels and babies is red-checked rompers? Should I turn on the news, listen to political cutthroatery and nerve gas and the latest news of poisoned water and … Continue reading

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Fifteen Minutes

Forty degrees and here I am in my coat over nightgown and robe, socks and slippers on my feet and my first cup of tea beside me, in my rocker on the front porch watching morning creep over the hill. … Continue reading

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