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March 30*

in the long run (i don’t care what the biometricians, the chaos theorists, the columnists, the politicians, the corporate industrialists, and all the rest of them funny off-islanders say) we are all one *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem … Continue reading

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September 3*

a wiggling network, a web of humming strings supported, fed and controlled, by breath, touch, energy.           presence. “infused dynamic balance” it is all about movement, change, transformation (nothing, nothing is static)                               some in less than an instant                               some in billions … Continue reading

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August 31*

the vast coherency is larger than thought larger than this island larger than this universe. but held, centered on each piece of grit on the beach each wisp of wind, each droplet of dew, each leaf, each breath. but to … Continue reading

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February 5*

to move through this life in balance i must ground to infinity the cords here:           into space—                     those rare days of spinning crazy cerulean sky                     those rare nights of scattershot light-pricks in the           vastness of black           and up the strait— … Continue reading

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September 3*

a wiggling network, a web of humming strings supported, fed and controlled, by breath, touch, energy.                 presence. “infused dynamic balance” it is all about movement, change, transformation (nothing, nothing is static)                                         some in less than an instant                                         some in billions … Continue reading

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“In Luther Allen’s The View From Lummi Island, the mystical quality of the project—a catalog of days—rings with music that is both tense and celebratory. The poems offer a physical and spiritual journey, revealing the human psyche, as if the … Continue reading

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