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GENTLEMAN, GENTLE MAN

Gentleman, gentle man, Lived up the road, It’s time now, it’s plain For his tale to be told Of sowing and growing, Around rocks big and small, His hands often bearing Earthy pleasures of Fall Tall man, striking man Handsome … Continue reading

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About Nothing

    bamboo wraith and unicorn are always there to see how it all turns out   such a long time later, others trailed along singing all about   that which they knew nothing (all the time) except the rules … Continue reading

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The Farewell (for Penny)

A longer excerpt…so beautiful. I gave a collection of Kahlil"s poetry to Aunt Peg (Margaret) years ago, after Roy had passed away. This was in it…   ********************************************************************************************************     Farewell to you and the youth I have spent with … Continue reading

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Achromatic

    Darkness peers in And around And about Whether you wish it or not Eyes of its’ own Precipitous Askance It will show up at the dance And flatly refuse to leave.     Copyright r.b.franklin 17/06/10  

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A Deafening Sense of Mortality

    It comes along, a certain song A deafening sense of mortality   Just……there? For a moment Cold outside and in (No, not as in sin)   But so wryly aware Of thinning of hair Let alone what’s fair Or fraying … Continue reading

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Home

  Nestled midst two steeply convergent streets,  at the foot of a deep ravine,  it is perhaps a five minute walk from town square.    Like the movie, a river runs through it — a brook really, although it challenges the boundaries … Continue reading

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