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Venus

O goddess of love

I pray you’ll be

the rise of dawn

that lifts me tall

into a selfless plane

beyond the hunger

in my veins… 35 more words

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Echoes - (from 1967)

(a collage of memories)

Falling from the prom

first love stuck

to the seat of the car

till Beach Boy good vibes

lit my quarter-carat ring… 454 more words

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Reciprocation

(a re-post)

I would be the tide

that moves your sea

as waves of you

go breaking through my soul,

and you – the gust of wind… 17 more words

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Middle of February

.

The sky,

like Sunday’s paper

spreads

in starchy folds

across the morning,

driving rain

towards unripe shadows,

sprinkling clues

through birding trees.

And where the purple… 23 more words

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Brink

(re-posted from 2011)

She remembers

the future

when rain

crashes deserts

and old seeds

explode

into rivers of flowers

and mountains lean down

close to the sea… 54 more words

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Winter Conditions

(This is a companion to the previous poem.)

What are these icy blades

that pull words crisp

through dunes of snow,

that draw my heart… 38 more words

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Sublimation

(a re-post from 2012)

And after the blaze, what?

Would they,

like snow on fire

end in vapor

against the starry night?

She stands below his mountaintop… 12 more words

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