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New Moon

The moon, so slow, so slow she swims Across, across the pool, above. No frothy kicks, no splash of limbs, No motion made of passioned love. The stars are still; they watch in awe As slowly, slowly, on she goes. … Continue reading

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Then, Again

True, I can see your beauty when you don’t. I am not prejudiced as you are, dear. You think yourself so plain, but I, I won’t, Nor could I! Falsefully I’ll not appear! Yes, yes, I know you’re not from … Continue reading

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To Do

Because we’ve kissed ourselves into the ground, And downward still we sink, while lips are true, Sweet quicksand love holds us together bound, And still, and still, I get not all of you, Then let us break apart and feign … Continue reading

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Words for Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony Chorus

Hear the simple truth we’re singing, Hear it and be glad to stand. Now step forward free in spirit, Join with lovers of this land! Louder, prouder, truer and surer, Strong to endure o’er tyranny, Man and woman height of … Continue reading

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Secret Mopper

The mopper mopped the kitchen floor in under half an hour. I wish l could have seen her and learned her secret power. Cause many a floor takes an hour or more, and great big halls take two; And naught … Continue reading

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I Picture You

I picture you when you are talking fast So sure, and so completely bound in what you’re saying, And freer than the sweetest bird. I picture you, and you aren’t past, But are the future lifting me with playing Truths … Continue reading

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Plato Drew A Phantom

Plato drew blank cards more real than real, A phantom deck for every mystic deal. He shuffled it and cut it on the sly, Up-sleeving all the aces from the eye. Then Aristotle spake, “I’ll make no start In any … Continue reading

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