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Crows Look Down

Click on the title-link below to hear it recited to the music that inspired it: “Dodd’s Shakedown” by Jeff Russo and the Prague Philharmonic Fargo Season 2 Crows Look Down Driving down a familiar highway day in day out One … Continue reading

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Lawn Candy

Lawn Candy +++++++++++++++++++++  My Ridgeback stalks the front lawn. Stands on point, I sit back to empathize Squirrels are Hershey bars that temptingly zoom out of reach. We have not eaten sweets in a month Their tails dangling tauntingly, furry … Continue reading

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Hope is Found

Hope is Found inspired by the painting by Silas Merlin “The End of Hope” Born and raised on a distant shore… The world was not as kind as I had thought it would be. Still, I was the child who … Continue reading

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The Past Came For Lunch Today

The Past Came For Lunch Today The past came for lunch today one after another they sat in chairs at the dining room table that was set for less and so some stools and some odd chairs were added until … Continue reading

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Attitude

Attitude Dark days, sad days Chopin on a piano playing; grey skies, about to rain feels like night at 10 am. A droplet hits the window pane. How depressing! Don’t turn on the little table light, the bedside lamps… Now … Continue reading

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Outside

Outside Somehow, while the world was turning I got left on the outside..standing still. Everything seemed normal and yet I sensed that I was missing. Things flashed by me, while saxophones wailed like sirens and yet, I was frozen, in … Continue reading

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Portuguese Singing Ladies

Portuguese Singing Ladies (for Carminho, Mariza, Amália Rodrigues etc etc) *Please listen to the song by Carminho that inspired this poem by clicking here Ahhh, all you Portuguese singing ladies who torch my night! How did you get that way? … Continue reading

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