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REUNION

Was it spring of 67 or 68 when we cut

class to bottle Phil’s beer? 68 because

you were out of the dorm, into that house… 199 more words

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BIRTHDAY

I wasn’t born yesterday.

~The Way of Mrs. Cosmopolite, T. Pratchett

I was born years ago in a snowstorm,

butt first, which explains my perspectives: 58 more words

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“Leisure”

What is this life if busy as hell

We have no time to sit and smell?

No time to sit beside the bogs

And smell as long as cats or dogs, 121 more words

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ON LEAVING FACEBOOK:  part II

I went there

when I was lonely or bored.

There.

As if it were a place

like the back porch of my house… 227 more words

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THE FEAST OF ST. FRANCIS: leaving facebook, part I

It is right that on this day–

remembering his nakedness, his simplicity,

his begging bowl, the broken church, 42 more words

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SEPTEMBER 29

Mother died seven years ago.

The haunting has ceased, perhaps

because I can see her

more clearly at this distance,

her brave smile, so like mine, 7 more words

Humans And Other Animals

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

Humans And Other Animals