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Mexican Coke

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Forgotten Graves

Deep in the woods There are graves That few ever see In northern woods The old forgotten Farmstead there Out in the Rockies That forest grave Marks an old claim Beyond the horizon Out on the prairie Where freedmen found … Continue reading

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Crosses

I passed our brother’s cross today There on the corner where he died Just seventeen In the wrong place at the wrong time   Yesterday i saw That old ghost bike Along the road where Sammi died One May morning … Continue reading

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Mt. Marcy

I go up there So others  can see What my eyes have seen   The trail presses up Through maple birch and pine Then bracken further on   The last mile I walk across the sky Pressing to that final … Continue reading

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Missing the Sky- Photo

My last post was a poem about what it’s like to work at night where there is no real sky.  Here’s a photo that explains it, with the poem super imposed. Interested in having this piece in your home or … Continue reading

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Missing the Sky

At night I miss the stars There above me Streaking ‘cross My eyes Out there In the great Beyond Away from City glow These nights I see the city There beyond my sight Just over the horizon Halogen blocking stars … Continue reading

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Water and Shade

I see you And you see me A mile apart Across this pool flat land You head north And I walk west We both seek two things Water Shade Blue flag up high On the whip pole For us both … Continue reading

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Poetry- Driving to the Past

I drove ‘cross Kansas Under a jaundice sky Storms in the air Racing against the wind   If this was then What would it be like? No shelter and no towns Just tents beside the creek   West into the … Continue reading

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Poetry- “The Bus”

The Bus   We all ride south Out of downtown Headed home   A few Anglos And mostly shades of brown Young men fresh from offices Stooped old women from cleaning carts   A few students here and there A … Continue reading

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