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warrior two – December 9

12.9.16 [warrior two] warrior two pose stretches the thigh   then slides into a tree from which   my body slopes over into a fall.   breathe through the strained place   she implores hold the prayer   pose at … Continue reading

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training wheels – December 20

12.20.2014 angels and santas on the tree training wheels for believing   that goodness cares, that we’d better not pout or coal in our stocking is a bigger big story   that someone’s taking notes and names that will matter … Continue reading

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us older guys – November 8

11.2.2014 us older guys are just young guys inside checking it out wondering what’s going on not really trusting that it ever really comes to an end. —————————

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body messages – July 5

7.5.2014 learning. listening. body messages.   aging muscles, lines, bone   connections. nerve endings   telling their tale of a life full lived   well used. ————————-

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blue chemical haze – May 6

5.6.2014 blue chemical haze floats across the fields where disk harrows cut rows to start the new planting   long into the night they work because ground and food will not wait for a factory clock   when the rains … Continue reading

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peter’s story – January 14

1.14.2014 he jumped right in clothes and all   he jumped right out at the rooster’s call   back in, back out, the path he trod   of learning to live as a child of God. ——————

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he’s washing the dishes – April 23

4.21 he’s washing the dishes. a man shouldn’t do that. it’s embarrassing. the other kid’s dad’s don’t. it’s women’s work. I hide my head.   I stand at the sink now years later and see my mother’s hands raw, cracked, … Continue reading

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