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July 30*

*Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. Advertisements

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July 22*

some visitors wander uncomfortably confused, unsure on the beach                having forgotten others seep in excited, eyes vibrant as light swirl the sand gather stones say “boat” and “gull” and “wave” touch the water laugh in rhythm *Copyright 2010 by Luther … Continue reading

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May 11*

marking time through a windless calm a steady swell kerfs neatly into the beach gravel nothing out there to generate such: perhaps           ghost ships, far away, tracing endless wakes           the pulse of gravity           or the earth,                     tossing in its sleep … Continue reading

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April 3*

oily wriggling squiggles in 3 AM look through the scope moonbeams dance on calm waters yellow or blue      almost nervous almost like brain waves of our deep sleep unaware           alone but still            vibrant, squiggling *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. … Continue reading

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March 11*

*Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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March 3*

the color of water:           with wind           without wind           with sun           without sun           crepuscular           mid-day           in a glass           in a sea *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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December 12*

far out on open water wind of raw ungraspable power feeds on the vastness           slaps and spatters the waves                     into stinging frenzied spray *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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