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July – week 4

evening sun — the utter satisfaction of a basking seal ~ this ancient self rolling my tongue around words in dreams … in the lull between tides a poem birthed ~ roar of traffic — the sun shimmers in a … Continue reading

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July – week 2

  between stones and crests of foam… downriver from the weir of this day to bathe with dippers   * ~ no cattle today just swallows skimming the empty meadow ~ a beetle  deep in the tangled core of a field poppy… … Continue reading

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June ~ week 1

summer rain — the red throats of swallows ~ where the branch reaches across the lake… after the rain three swallows dry the ink of their wings ~ a fly’s death — the single twist of a swift’s wing ~ … Continue reading

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