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The Stamp House

As far back as I can remember, snippets of verse pop into my head. Sometimes I actually write them down (on whatever is handy – grocery receipts, envelopes, iPhone notepad). Sometimes I actually write a complete (“complete”) poem and do something with it. “The Stamp House” came to me on a Saturday morning, and I […]

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This Wind Though

It’s the last day of National Poetry Month, and the wind has been howling here in Boulder for three days. It’s been an obnoxious wind making me wonder if it’s worth it to live here. In honor of the wind and National Poetry Month, I’ll share a draft of a poem I wrote on a […]

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i carry your heart

A forgotten post waits for an uploaded pic penned may 17 =========================================== i carry your heart with me (i carry it in my heart) I shared those lines from the famous poem with Joshua tonight. I had written them years ago to my father on Father’s Day (back in college when I had no money […]

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Anniversary Poems

For David Peach blossoms bloom a soft pink smile to you and me. Wedding day tribute. This poem is from our wedding, read by Aron during the ceremony. “At the Wedding March” by Gerard Manley Hopkins GOD with honour hang your head, Groom, and grace you, bride, your bed With lissome scions, sweet scions, Out […]

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Goals

This must be the race meant for me! Fat Ass Trail Run I don’t miss the long runs. There’s no time in my day to miss them. Sarah and I have been cycling toward Rosedale on March 28. It’s hard to get back in gear. All of our long rides, I’ve wondered how I rode […]

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Fall Equinox

Happy first day of Autumn. writing good essays In Texas, that just means we http://viagracanadausa.com/ might notice that the daylight and darkness are exactly equal since we won’t be noticing any lovely leaf changes just yet. In honor of the Fall Equinox, I will post a beloved poem below (by my favorite poet, no less). […]

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Sing-Song

I have a new job. I haven’t run much.My new job is full-time.My achy running knees have been bothering me.It’s all an adjustment.I ran a whopping 5-mile long run Sunday morning.Is it okay to mention I’m scared of 7th graders?Elijah rode his bike with me on my run.My kids will ride the bus to and […]

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Dreams

“O, then, I see Queen Mab hath been with you. buy propecia now She is the fairies’ midwife, and she comes In shape no bigger than an agate-stone On the fore-finger of an alderman, Drawn with a team of little atomies Over men’s noses as they lie asleep; Her chariot is an empty hazel-nut Made […]

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