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A Blessing – Mother Poems

A Blessing Just off the highway to Rochester, Minnesota, Twilight bounds softly forth on the grass. And the eyes of those two Indian ponies Darken…

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Goodbye To The Sun – Mother Poems

Goodbye to the Sun Out the sky it came Darkened my sun, crippling my light Eclipsed my day, created my night Black holes swallow everything…

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Banyan – Mother Poems

Banyan As winter secrets melt with the purple sun, what is revealed is electric notes tune unknown scales, syntax alters tongues, terracotta melts white, banyan…

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Odysseus To Telemachus – Mother Poems

Odysseus to Telemachus My dear Telemachus, The Trojan War is over now; I don’t recall who won it. The Greeks, no doubt, for only they…

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Alone – Mother Poems

Alone Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I came…

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The Chimney-Sweeper – Mother Poems

The Chimney-Sweeper When my mother died I was very young, And my father sold me while yet my tongue Could scarcely cry ‘Weep! weep! weep!…

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Among The Tranquil Graves – Mother Poems

Among the Tranquil Graves You walk among the tranquil graves To take away a piece of their peace, Swirling cheap but colorful wine, Sipping it…

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The Death Song Of Lenny Ross – Mother Poems

The Death Song of Lenny Ross Lenny Ross was a Whiz Kid quiz show contestant as a child in the 50s who later became an…

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Diving Into The Wreck – Mother Poems

Diving into the Wreck First having read the book of myths, and loaded the camera, and checked the edge of the knife-blade, I put on…

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The Unknown Citizen – Mother Poems

The Unknown Citizen He was found by the Bureau of Statistics to be One against whom there was no official complaint, And all the reports…

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