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12:00

The campus chapel bells toll,

Their chimes heard bouncing off the buildings

and the window panes.

I stop and listen

to the peaceful, hopeful sound. 42 more words

365 Days

Ankle Breeze

The angry drubbing from the cold January Sun

Has beaten all the trees’ leaves to the ground;

The peal by a distant neighborhood campanile

Offers but pastel respite from this new winter day. 88 more words

Poem

The Church Bells

We live in New Orleans proper.  There are many churches that surround our home, as well as the river and the street car line.  We also have a police station near by, therefore it creates a cacophony of sounds at any given time during the day.  542 more words

The Great Sleeping Giant

Out back of the old house on Sundays
we could hear the bells
of the old church
just beyond a wall of homes and roofs. 39 more words

Poetry

Resolved

I’ve always liked the idea of New Year Resolutions. The start of the year holds so much promise about new beginings and reinvention of self. I know in other countries there are neat traditions surrounding resolutions. 151 more words

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