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Mon. Jun. 10th, 2019

In Appreciation of Bob Ross

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He is painting that same mountain again. // You know it. It looks like the Matterhorn // but is probably really in the Canadian Rockies. // Bogus, Bob, I think, considering I place his accent ...

Fri. Nov. 23rd, 2018

Ma

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That’s what her three sons // called her. Just Ma.

Tue. Aug. 21st, 2018

Usual Suspects

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No, he says, I’m not coming // to the reading. It’ll just be // the Usuals, reading their usual ...

Tue. Jan. 19th, 2016

Dead Things

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Looking through boxes of old photos / I come upon some from when I was / four and five and six ...

Thu. Oct. 17th, 2013

Picking Agates on Lake Superior

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You say: Look how each wave / changes the mix of stones / along the shore, how each / wash shuffles up the bits of ...