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September 6*

i walk with the beach just waves, gulls, grit, grey — moving coherent vastness *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. Advertisements

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June 11*

hard west wind all night we hear the cough of waves on the shore and at dawn: eagles, ravens, gulls cruise the surf line eyeing the upheaval for sustenance *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View … Continue reading

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May 22*

waves whip and slather the grasses quiver gulls soar, then are swept away but where is the wind? *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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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 17*

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

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March 11*

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

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February 6*

wavesound (aloud, repeated until you get it right) sh-yha. sh-yha. shhhh-yha. shh-YHA. shhhhhhh-yha. sh-yha. shhhh-yha HURGH! SHHHH-YHA HURGH! shhhh-yha. shh-yha. sh-yha. sh-yha. *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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