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by 68degrees
November 27th, 2017, 11:28 pm
Forum: Poetry
Topic: November River
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: November River

Listening to Ray Charles

I imagine you drifting
a river’s bend.

Hanging time, I tap
my foot on my cedar deck.

I imagine you playing piano,
a blind river humming along.
by 68degrees
November 27th, 2017, 12:18 am
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

sleeping to the rain
beats upon the dark window
a montage of peace
by 68degrees
November 27th, 2017, 12:16 am
Forum: Poetry
Topic: November River
Replies: 4
Views: 433

Re: November River

Thanks. Appreciate the words here. Old Man River speaks a different language to each age group, methinks.
by 68degrees
November 25th, 2017, 12:23 am
Forum: Poetry
Topic: November River
Replies: 4
Views: 433

November River

There is a different movement that escapes from a river in November— water is neither quicker nor slower than June, and neighborhood boys still find their way down sand hills to its banks, untangling their tethers from clouds. They will run & pant, they will toss themselves to the ground, but in the...
by 68degrees
November 23rd, 2017, 10:52 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

Thanksgiving evening
in middle America
hot, sweet potatoes
by 68degrees
November 22nd, 2017, 6:18 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

quiet afternoon
no warmth and an all brown field
waiting for winter
by 68degrees
November 22nd, 2017, 6:15 pm
Forum: Poetry
Topic: Another New Proverb
Replies: 2
Views: 350

Re: Another New Proverb

saw wrote:
October 26th, 2017, 9:39 am
it's difficult to use brevity in an ode....but, you did it...well done
Thanks...appreciate the words.
by 68degrees
October 29th, 2017, 11:28 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

it snowed yesterday
and yet another winter
comes blowing in soon
by 68degrees
October 28th, 2017, 11:30 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

empathy empty
in a mad world these long days
too few care to care
by 68degrees
October 27th, 2017, 8:51 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

never can understand
how one comment causes hate,
spits out as venom
by 68degrees
October 25th, 2017, 10:09 am
Forum: Poetry
Topic: I Hate Allen Ginsberg.
Replies: 3
Views: 383

Re: I Hate Allen Ginsberg.

Good poem.
by 68degrees
October 25th, 2017, 10:07 am
Forum: Poetry
Topic: Another New Proverb
Replies: 2
Views: 350

Another New Proverb

Her crescent sleeping
face in early morn

holier than any sun
rise
by 68degrees
October 24th, 2017, 10:04 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

wondering again
about that owl in the oak
reminds me of who
by 68degrees
October 11th, 2017, 10:34 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

Eating my pretzels
watching a bit of baseball
unimportant life
by 68degrees
October 10th, 2017, 7:54 pm
Forum: Haiku
Topic: 2017 haiku parade
Replies: 743
Views: 28682

Re: 2017 haiku parade

Write not of the moon
but more of our horizon
still so far away

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