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“A Tiny Flicker”

A tiny flicker Red and yellow Touch of blue Edge of green Next to orange Grows To fill The small window Of my attic room. I lie still Under the quilt Sewn By my great aunt Lena. The colors morph … Continue reading

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“The First Time Ever I….”

The year I was seven I dipped my toe Into a stream And looked over my shoulder To see if they Were watching me. They were. I raised my foot And placed it On a solid rock. I leaned down … Continue reading

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