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    Mar 2008
    Port Orchard, Washington

    now grammer has become too much

    we have grown too much,
    an aberration from the spring days
    of youth

    the true poetry
    of our mosquito words

    bulb lights
    in the ceiling

    knob handles
    to enter
    the out of doors

    pipe stoves
    to warm
    our toes

    we had poetic

    now grammar
    has become
    too much
    and the prose grows
    in our nose
    and fills our poems
    with sour grouts
    and the dead leaves
    from a kinder garden
    Last edited by Steppe; 07-21-2019 at 02:20 AM.
    "Don't worry about readers. Their on their own and will find meanings for your poems in their histories and yearnings. Let language go where it wants. If readers respond to your language, the poem can't help but mean." Poet Richard Hugo

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