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“The Rain Comes Down” (A Rondelet)

The rain comes down And brings new life to my garden. The rain comes down And sweetens the air of my town. Its drops inspire many men And spawn magic worlds for children. The rain comes down. (Written for dVersePoets, … Continue reading

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“The Playground”

A shiny, vinyl-clad fence Surrounds the playground Of my youth. A heavy lock of steel Denies access To the children who Congregate in the street. I relive the games Played on asphalt Swept clear of snow In winter Cursed with … Continue reading

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