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How trees grow

Boy trails old man
along stream bed
cuts into damp soil
slips sapling into crevice
weighs heel to seal the earth

trails further
pausing when old man pauses… 99 more words

Poetry

Things Could Be More Reliable

Things Could Be More Reliable

Things could be more reliable:
piss water tea, more stale than old;
valves that leak with familiar beat.
I will only come here at night, 150 more words

Dversepoets

Childcraft, 1964 ed.

loud,
no books
but encyclopedia,
hiding behind
end-table,
drapes fidgeting,
national geographics
layered open

alien
religions,
bangles elongating
necks, circular
cornfield in desert,
white-clothed
bedouin, tattered scrolls, 141 more words

Poetry

Childcraft, 1964 ed.

loud,
no books
but encyclopedia,
hiding behind
end-table,
drapes fidgeting,
national geographics
layered open

alien
religions,
bangles elongating
necks, circular
cornfield in desert,
white-clothed
bedouin, tattered scrolls, 141 more words

Dversepoets

The Color Of Yellow

~

The Daffodil
appears at will,
    decked-out in dapper yellow.

No Hesitation –
Presentation!
    becomes the dashing fellow.

In bearing some green,
only amber is seen, 71 more words

Poetry - The Stuff Of Life

The Lady Next Door Played Her Piano

The lady next door played her piano
Her soft music filtered into the quiet night
Cradling me in her melody
So peaceful, so sweet like a lullaby… 226 more words

Poetry

Twin waters

Water runs in streams
through sandy swales,
clear and cold and quick,
carves underedges
along tiny banks,
trails pebbles too large
to carry forward,
and returns again… 39 more words

Poetry