Lives lost as lives often are, He stared across the dimly lit Cityscape as he reflected on The poverty of the soul That had recently stopped His otherwise flawless sprint Through the tall grass And wild flowers. In another life, another time, Or so it felt now, so distant, Happier days with a wife Who […]

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Shaving Lesson

Oily bags And mismatched screws Wearing Rusted washers; Coarse bolts And nuts with mouths agape. The son removes Bands of steel While the father Cleans the remains To put to use Another day. A perfect fit! But not quite. Son runs to the truck While father Digs in his tools To find a fix To […]

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