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EVERYTHING’S AN OFFSHOOT

Everything’s an offshoot of
something else
just as we are offshoots

So a boat on the high seas being tossed by waves
got there by a web of
circumstances that
includes the tempest sunset whose
gorgeous glory fills the doomed
with joy… Continue reading

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Poem: Ladders

LADDERS for John Heron Some ladders go up some ladders go down It’s true! Of course all ladders intrinsically go both ways both up and down though we prop one up to climb out of somewhere or put one down … Continue reading

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