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August 27*

evening front stalled at far edge of sound light on water looks a weak yellow acid prickled with indeterminate wind, tide is this the end of summer? i am not sure. porpoise breaks the surface once way out never reappears … Continue reading

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July 24*

the vast of deep summer           the lazy waft of heron           rolling swells of dry flaxen field grass           the sweet chill air of dawn/dusk           leaves luxuriating under strong full sun                     and the horizon stretches                     beyond the edge of the earth                     and … Continue reading

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June 25*

black hole of night and the blackberry blossoms like clusters of galaxies suspended, floating out there ghost sun white of petals star burst of anthers and deep within moon of ovary: grain of sand *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This … Continue reading

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June 22*

the galumph of emergent sun changes our focus           the eye-shattering green we gorge on light, wallow in warm drop clothes, open the windows of winter’s containment *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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October 9*

fleeing vortex of sun sucking in last of summer like a black hole leaving only the perennials those of us who can speak with winter *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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August 27*

evening front stalled at far edge of sound light on water looks a weak yellow acid prickled with indeterminate wind, tide is this the end of summer? i am not sure. porpoise breaks the surface once way out never reappears … Continue reading

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August 2*

the busy blinding mind of summer’s sun pull the weeds, cut the grass battle the blackberries host visitors, take vacations work feverishly on last winter’s list of bright sky fantasies.           saving the poems           for the grey moody days           of winter … Continue reading

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