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The Long Trek home

The long trek home from Oregon to Wisconsin The little ’96 Honda purring down the road through the deep green gorge of Oregon glancing at kite surfers who flip over white caps as the windmill dotted cliffs look down. through … Continue reading

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The perfect child

The perfect child – first nephew The moment you were born all my yearnings for a child were met. You came into this life a kind, wise soul, hard-working and talented, and a true dear man. I have watched you … Continue reading

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Stay another day

Nature is telling me to stay here in Wisconsin. Flights canceled today due to high winds. News that snow is predicted in Eugene tomorrow. Humm, when will I get back to Oregon? Here’s the poem (btw – notice the halo … Continue reading

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Raking in the Wind

Racking in the wind Blustery North wind on a day of racking oak leaves brown as honest eyes and the size of workin’ mans’ hands. The pile grows with every stroke of the rake into long rows for mulching. Metal … Continue reading

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