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a simple tree with glowing lights

a simple tree with glowing lights shines here, my friends, this winter night a symbol of a starlight glow that breaks the dark, that lifts the soul that stills in silence for a while with wonder of the manger child … Continue reading

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remembering the fallen on memorial day and always…

This past Sunday, Mr. Reid C*****ss told me about several of his experiences as a pilot during WWII. In a few weeks, Mr. Reid will be 90 years old. His story, however, is ageless. For sure, it will be remembered … Continue reading

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on the night table

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on the night table

New Blood, Edited by Neil Astley, Bloodaxe Books 1999

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on the night table

    Poems and Prose Gerard Manly Hopkins Everyman’s Library, 1995 The Complete Poems of Stephen Crane Edited by Joseph Katz Cornell University Press, 1972

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on the night table

  I’m the biggest fan of Bloodaxe Books on this side of the Atlantic. Here’s two more acquisitions to my night table… Poetry With An Edge, Edited by Neil Astley,Bloodaxe Books, 1993   “… if you want a definition of ‘poetry … Continue reading

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