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Three Photographs (from the Vietnam War)

Driving south on Highway 89 along the west shore of Lake Cayuga from Seneca Falls to Ithaca, listening to a thin crackle of radio before it’s lost beyond the hill: Ken Burns is telling Terry Gross the story of the … Continue reading

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For Sale at Amazon.com

For Sale: Dating Tips For Conservatives: A New Poetry Primer for a Desperate Age by Ray Sharp $9.95 USD

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Book for Sale :)

I’m pleased to announce my new volume of poetry is for sale at Create Space for $9.95. The link (opens in new window): https://www.createspace.com/6848638 It will be available at Amazon in a few days, same price. I get a bit more … Continue reading

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Hombres de maíz

From the Mayan creation story in the Popol Vuh, the first people were made of earth and mud, but they dissolved in water. The second people were made of wood, but they lacked mind and spirit. Then the animals gathered … Continue reading

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Lives of the Earthbound*

They trudge, they tramp, they plod and slog and lumber, earthbound all, moles and men, so small they look from the vantage of the merest bird or bee.   *title by Nananoyz

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