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IN THE WASH

IN THE WASH

where and when
does clean room
clean house

take an expansive,
turn for
the best

learn to care
about Nation
its look, its…

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Poetry

The world lives too

Addicts
they live in the real world
the world doesn’t stop
everybody’s living
and addicts can’t get off
the planet keeps on turning
and nothing goes away… 203 more words

Poetry

Four legs and two brown eyes

She looks at me, and starts to whine,
‘Come on Mum, you know it’s tea time!’
Stares up from her cushion here on the floor… 277 more words

Dogs

Haiku a Day #3

Urban coyote
yips festive songs, Golden Gate
Park, always a show


6″x8″ Watercolor by Radiant Spleen

Poetry

Philip Larkin's Koan

By Paisley Rekdal

Larkin never wrote a villanelle, but he featured in this one. Nor, though he wrote so much else about death, did he ever say that in a perfect universe we’d all be dead. 198 more words

Poetry

One


One

I am Brahma
the straight line, the upright being,

fire that flares,
seed without end, manifold

self beyond all
polarity, radiating sun:
the all. 91 more words

Poetry

This Summer

Autumn Equinox, the official end of summer (on my half of the globe), happens tonight. She vacationed here, but now she’s gone.

Humor