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Tallish Poems

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End Of The Race

Suddenness shines
Where the hurried crawl
Inch by inch
Minute by minute
And only for them
The bait waits 
Securely tied
To a tallish pole
That has its top 
Split and frayed
Wrapped to that 
A ribbon sleek
Black and white
Gently floats
Signaling to all
The end of the race
In a...Read More
Categories: tallish, anxiety,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Kids' Table
Laying my head back, eyes closing,
reminiscing, the years falling away into decades ago
to the 1950s at my grandparent's grand home
for Christmas.

It was a gracious dining room.
Noontime sun streaming in.
Chair rail with deep red wallpaper, white trim.
Decorating the lace clothed "Big...Read More
Categories: tallish, christmas, cousin, family, friend, grandparents, life, loss,
Form: Free verse
The Dower Flower
The Dower Flower©
It is a misty summer day, the morning rain 
providing a sheen on the sidewalks
the temperature warm with the touch of a coolness

My eyes are drawn to a neatly 
manicured bush with a bouquet of flowers
freshly awoken from...Read More
Categories: tallish, beauty, flower, woman,
Form: Free verse
Nighttime Symphony
Before I go to bed tonight, I'll leave
My window open
Just a crack; just in case you miss
Me, and find the time to rescue
Me and whisk me all the way back home
I'll feel the breeze
And hope it carries you as I...Read More
Categories: tallish, art, childhood, natureme, summer, me, summer,
Form: Free verse