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The requirement

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A Fowl Affair

(if you are on the archives page, click on continue reading to see this poem in the correct format.) I wonder where my chicken is? I’d surely like to know. Is she perched in the pear tree or fly south … Continue reading

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Today and Tomorrow

(to see this poem in correct format, click on continue reading if you are on the archives page.) You are today. You want everything. You never look back. Unknown lives do not concern you. You seek familiarity when it is … Continue reading

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Seeing the Earth for the First Time

( to see poems in the correct format, click on “continue reading” if you are on the archives page.) Astronauts from space see the earth and thin blue line of our atmosphere and come to realize just how beautiful, astounding, … Continue reading

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Hubris

(to view poetry in correct formatting, if you’re on the archives page, click on continue reading) There is a sickness. An all consuming one. But unfortunately our treatment of the symptoms is only that. For our pride and presumptuousness does not … Continue reading

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Kid Stuff

(to see text or any poem in the correct format, press continue reading if you are on the archives page) I dreamed one night I was soaring, on the breeze tied to a slender string high above, all the trees. And the … Continue reading

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Seeing Things From a Distance

I look at things a little different, than what I use to. I suppose, most people do, but not all. Now it seems, I’m not as close to things as I use to be. I’m somewhat, removed from the subject … Continue reading

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Wild Words

I was paging through the dictionary looking for a word I had heard someone say when suddenly, it appeared before me. It was a seldom used word, not use to humans at all and when I spotted it, it jumped … Continue reading

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Children, God’s Not In Charge Of

The Taliban just executed over 130 children in a Pakistani school and we are watching Victoria’s Secret fashion show. The oceans are polluted with an estimated fourteen billion pounds of garbage every year and we, continue throwing our cigarette butts … Continue reading

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The Elephant

In kindergarten I drew an elephant. It’s the only thing I ever drew that ever came close to resembling, what it was. Perhaps that’s why I remember it, all these many years later. I colored it gray, and it hung … Continue reading

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