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The First Night We Met

You watched from behind

As I swayed to the music

The first night we met

 

No network coverage

To cover and color time

The first night we met

 

No calls to remind

Us that we’re not wild and free

The first night we met

 

You called me “beauty”

While I saw beauty in you

The first night we met

 

Nineteen-twenties jazz

Silent phones, no texts, and you

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(4) 5-7-5 Haikus

Caught in these struggles

Like water finding its way

We will endeavor

 

Chasing his father

Walking within his footsteps

He lives in shadows

 

Resonating beauty

Walking on imported air

Formidably cool

 

Gracefully they move

Like Elephants swimming free

Above earth’s trappings

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Menage A Trois

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Menage A Trois

The creeping half-light
casts unnatural shadows
on a cooling path.

Silver sister moon
bites down hard on the sky king,
silencing bird song.

This, being England,
she does beneath a cloud veil
of shy modesty.

Unbelievers still
raise their eyes to the heavens
in acts of worship.

Magic or science -
or just something poetic
on a spring morning?

When the sun re...

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Keats

He put into words What cannot be put in words. What a poet he was.

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9/11

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who could have known it?

terrorists taking no stock

would trade in futures

 

who could have known it?

those towers were autumns bridge

tears coming to fall

 

 

 

 

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