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The sun flew

Yesterday the sun was fearsome gold The sky of cerulean blue was   summer warm Yet now I tremble in the dreaded cold Where are those arms in which I  once was held; Where the smile and where the loving … Continue reading

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No remedy exists for hidden grief

No remedy exists for hidden grief A blank face and a voice that does not speak Expression  is the route to our relief The caterpillar gnaws the new green leaf And actions are the place where meaning leaks No remedy … Continue reading

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He has no self at all, if all’s his wish.

No mirror for reflection in his mind He says whatever suits  that moment’s wish Thus he is to truth  disabled,  blind Pride and power  make human beings  unkind. But  reflecting   can  point to what’s amiss. There’s no mirror for … Continue reading

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Again it’s winter in the Natural World

  Again it’s winter in the Natural World I saw the snow  fall as  cold clouds unfurled I like the feeling of  this winter rest  Though most prefer the heat and summer zest   I   like to see the sun … Continue reading

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And as the cocks and chickens try to bleat

Did I say my heart is up the spout And tea is sitting hotly in the tap The kettle is complaining I’m a lout And with its metal hand gives me a rap.   Did I say my bed has … Continue reading

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