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Past Time

She whittles

on a block

of solitude

until it’s gone

and pieces lie

about her feet

and slivers

bleed her hands

carving

out another poem… 9 more words

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Fount

She stifled her passion

with a bone cork

and Earth became

a rocking jug

with aching sides

and tears that leaked

through cracks

and there was naught… 50 more words

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In the Mountains

A beautiful world
locked behind a door of hate.
You ignored the signs,
but some knew the upcoming fate.

“Screw off!” was yelled.
A fight broke out, 119 more words

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Compost

She burrows under

leaves and twigs

slides past thorn

and nettle

chews through

her own roots

to mate with worms

where the soil is dark… 23 more words

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For the Best

Do you remember

silver man,

when we were two wings

flying one dream

beneath warm quilts?

One night

I couldn’t breathe

and tore the covers off… 46 more words

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Answer

She prayed to the gods,

“let me make love

to the trees in your forest”

but the gods were silent.

And so she implored them again… 77 more words

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Echoes from the Summer of Love

It’s been 50 years. This is a collage of my memories from “The Summer of Love”, 1967.

Falling from the prom

first love stuck… 461 more words

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