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Three Poems

THE SICKNESS OF OTHERS

I am writing this
as white as the pith of an orange.

Is she okay?
Her face is as red and sweaty… 354 more words

John Grey

Ghost Stories

“‘What’s the matter?” I said. ‘Seen a ghost?’

‘Well, you know,’ he said slowly, ‘I’m not at all sure that I haven’t.’” -Outlander

Confession time: do you believe in ghosts? 1,492 more words

"Apples" by John Grey

Apples

Your indulgences to me are never-ending.
Like when you rinse the apple’s skin
before bestowing the fruit.
You don’t want me picking up germs. 203 more words

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Farming Life [Poetry]

This is a poem by John Grey. 

A white farmhouse well back from the road:

a large grey dog dozes on a long wooden veranda… 135 more words

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Poem by John Grey

My Lack of Reach

That last night,
there was nothing about me
able to inspire.
She was asleep,
unknowing how much I was against war… 247 more words

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Poem - The Couple by John Grey

THE COUPLE

Pony-tailed, bearded,
tattoos riding both arms,
his vision of driving big rigs
from coast to coast
has mutated into the reality
of pushing a lawn-mower… 135 more words

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Three Poems by John Grey

This Breakfast Question

His too-emphatic asking her to stay the night
hurried their relationship quicker than expected,
and now it’s his apartment and he’s still in bed… 670 more words

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