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(These are excerpts—click on the titles to view the complete poems)
— Word Poems
Poems containing the words yarn (or yam), cushion, attic, and cocoon.
He was twelve and cheerful, especially
On his way back from school in the monsoon
The Great Mother Has No Face
river gently flowing past
future meeting in the middle of yesterday
I think the palms that made those prints
reached out to claim a debt.
With or without me the
glacier carves broken ribs.
You arrived in a hearse
because Chilton was too small
for an ambulance.
Let them hear the thrum
throb strum string of your blood.
Some Men Dig Tunnels
Some men dig tunnels
using only a toothbrush