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Description: Some towering hand-made genius had fighting words to sell
Description: When we built our housewe couldn't afford it, but we built everything the bestIt's our fortune, and I am so very thankfulA rockAn ark...
Description: The arrangementsSomebody takes care of it:planning the details, announcements,transportation,setting the tone,fitting all the likel...
Description: Always looking at the vacancy in that great sea of peopleAll there ever was was a greeting cardand that one a mirage
Description: To some who want to leaveit would be dullBut to us who want to staythe moment is surprising:never laxonly turning out of nowhere lastin...
Description: That time of year.Let's go watch the big wheelsThe Saint, the King of Breakup with his Fool, parade the tarot Jack of Dice,their drumme...
Description: Exercise the body to work off the weight of mind,of pushing uphilla month-long night of doom.A better foot is leavenedfrom the bottom o...
Description: New land cut out by real imaginary linesbased in older spirit courseslay and bedrock, flight of birds and pointed feet
Description: A working lifetime minted these good coins – every daydevoted to circulating them through the same routine streetswore them thin into retirement
Description: The disconnection sways,rings out the moving targets racing with the mind in mathematic soundthat vanish in the distance and then appear againa...
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
Description: As though the tree inclined lacked discipline, pruned of its working part
Description: Even the slow, dry, hungry engines,diggingwhat would be the best of times,cannot help but leave behind thema restlessness unchanging as bef...
Description: First one light is the truth and then anotherbut always it is shining on some counterpart
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
Description: "I am the man with measuring pole on my shoulder. At the age of 21 years I was sawing log in the woods. Since then I have seen the old time way go and the...
Description: I'll show you all the imported gracesand you shall see New Fontainebleau
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying several scenes from a canoe trip on the Lower Kaubashine Creek. Includes photographs of Joy Camps canoes on...
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
Description: Native buildings, hardly noticed in the tapestry,long as a house of indeterminatesfull of ladders unexplained
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