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Winterish


Winterish   After last night’s blizzard, the cement Chinese scholar—who meditates on a makeshift pedestal in our garden’s southwest corner—has suffered a storm-change into something rich and strange. Atop his modest Buddhist curls, he now wears a proud bishop’s miter of … Continue reading

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Liturgy II (Englishing Robert Marteau)


8 (eighth in a sequence of twelve) In the silent forest, a ring-dove takes flight And ruffles the leaf-mulch under a beech.  The light Is green and murky.  Only a few motes from the sun Filter through.  From time to … Continue reading

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