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A STITCH IN TIME

. . .saves nine.

Can you stitch time? Catch

the threads and pull it together?

Mend the little tears that happen— 67 more words

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WHAT I DID AFTER YOU LEFT HOME

Went to New Orleans,

walked alone in the early morning.

They were opening windows,

washing down the streets. 303 more words

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NOTES FOR MY 50TH  HIGH SCHOOL REUNION

Once I read Latin, long phrases from Caesar and Virgil.

Now I practice Polish, but only after dark. 67 more words

Humans And Other Animals

DNA

I spat into the tube and sent it off

and now I know:  I descended from a

crabapple tree. A nettle by the river… 87 more words

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NOTES FROM A ROAD TRIP, August 19-23, 2017

1.

Nomads: I’ve seen them in a movie,

taking down their ger.

Everything goes with them:

the stove, the rugs and beds, 230 more words

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I’M NOT AFRAID OF BATS

The denizens of the night drop

from their black house on the chimney.

Nothing to fear. They will not tangle… 31 more words

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INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE HOUSESITTER

If the door has blown closed, open it.

You do not need a key.

Feed the birds.

There is seed in the blue jar. 123 more words

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