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Poetry
Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015 12:00 am
 firearms poem # 1just saw a photo of an AR-15 assaultrifle on sale at spike’s tactical in floridathe store is a declared muslim-free zonethe gun’s three-way trigger boasts peace-war-god will
Poetry
Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 12:00 am
50 degrees when I swimthis early sunny mid augustmorn a stiff north windbut these choppy wavesare the same temperatureas yesterday and last weekwhile I dry off on the hillI am gladdened to seebefore a
Poetry
Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 12:00 am
URGENT POEM READ READ READKIDS! KIDS! KIDS! tell your mawtell your paw tell your gramp & gramtell your teachers tell your friendsyell it out to springfield town we gotta go we gotta go where is it
Poetry
Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 12:00 am
 on labor day marched with over sixty folkwearing save the illinois state museum T’sthe viewers were sparse saw no city officialsstate either marching or cheering from thecurb no guv of course
Poetry
Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015 12:00 am
 Bug-off poem #1Do I see you pout? Do I see you cry?Do you dance about? I’m telling you why The bad bed bugs have come into town.Have you made a list? It’s surely not mice Cannot be fleas, mo
Poetry
Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015 12:00 am
 my daughter put three pix on facebookone for each day the first: two baldeagles maybe ignoring us from a deadtree behind the willows of the sandbarwe retreated to our tents at dusk whenmosquitoe
Poetry
Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 12:00 am
now that we have a composting toilet atthe lake we’ve put its handsome bluetraditional predecessor with walnut seatand closed cover at the end of the picnictable the hole at the very back where thep
Poetry
Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 12:00 am
 vermont poem 2015  #2 it takes some learning to sit on it thenew composting toilet my grandkids  just expertly installed (I came out here  to help but haven’t because I zon
Poetry
Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 12:00 am
the cowardly lion lies piercedby an arrow dorothy scarecrowtin woodman aghast dorothysays no not the wicked witch ofthe west some minnesota doctorreread just now jabberwocky “hetook his vorpal sword
Poetry
Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 12:00 am
you may not believe that a toilet seatcan be the most beautiful sight in theworld but maybe you would if you’rean ol’ woman on a four-day canoe tripon the wisconsin river eating sleepingon sandbar

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