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25th reunion :: barbara crooker

A quarter of a century
since we left high school,
and we’ve gathered at a posh restaurant.
A little heavier, a little grayer,
we look for the yearbook pictures… 153 more words

Poems

two scrumptious food poems from barbara crooker's new book Les Fauves

Ever have this daydream?

You decide to take a break after writing all morning. When you step outside, instead of your ho-hum suburban neighborhood, you find yourself in one of the most beautiful villages in southern France. 1,060 more words

Poetry Friday

sustenance :: barbara crooker

The sky hangs up its starry pictures: a swan,
a crab, a horse. And even though you’re
three hundred miles away, I know you see… 92 more words

Poems

Autumn is upon us

Our Autumn 2017 poets

Summer seemed to slip by us in the South so we’re hoping for an exceptionally mild, warm and windless autumn. A friend just rang me and said she enjoyed this “Mother ” edition. 1,237 more words

Poetry

Valentine's Day offerings from The Dailies: 2/14/17

Heart to Heart – Rita Dove

It’s neither red
nor sweet.
It doesn’t melt
or turn over,
break or harden,

Read rest of poem  105 more words