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YES, I AM A POETESS

Well, since you asked, I must admit that, yes, I am a poetess. When life goes fast I harness it, with some finesse and unplanned process. I don’t quite know just how it comes– sometimes my writing fingers are all … Continue reading

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THEN AND NOW– THE WAY OF THE WORLD

We have things now, gadgets, stuff, waxy plastic paper cups, and wonderful machines, for which, once, there was no knowing or know-how to fit them in our hand or cuff– or rashly make or think them up– not even in … Continue reading

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ONE, TWO, THREE– SEND A POEM DOWN TO ME

One, two, three– send a poem down to me. . . Four, five, six– blow a candle, make a wish. . . Seven, eight, nine— send me breath along with rhyme. . . Finish off with count of ten, and … Continue reading

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A LITTLE GENTLE RAIN FOR YOU

Pitter patter on curved edge of the umbrella, and on the top where it lays flatter, come sprinkle-drizzle gentle drops, My ready ear bends out to hear, what I then send on to you through pixil dots– a little of … Continue reading

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POEM IN A WINK

Quick as a wink, words spill on a page– so fast, I might miss how they there get arranged, if I blink. Thoughts and blips from my mind and my blood and my heart and my bones and my guts … Continue reading

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THE SENSE AND SUM OF ONE

Tap, tap, tap. . . type a page, to try to sort some sense of this– it is no snap to grow the wisdom of a sage– so much less so when we’re numb because, against discomforts of our bodies … Continue reading

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A LITTLE YELP FOR HELP

It is only when, for a sec, I drop my pen, and stop to love me that there’s really ever any help– Even when I am so clever, I just know I’ve figured out the whole darn world and myself. … Continue reading

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