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Edgar Lee Masters: Abel Melveny (Spoon River Anthology)

I BOUGHT every kind of machine that’s known— Grinders, shellers, planters, mowers, Mills and rakes and ploughs and threshers— And all of them stood in the rain and sun, Getting rusted, warped and battered, For I had no sheds to … Continue reading

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davidbrucehaiku: pensive

https://pixabay.com/en/woman-beautiful-sexy-beauty-red-3608561/ *** PENSIVE *** thoughtful, reflective contemplative, deep in thought serious, absorbed *** Free davidbrucehaiku eBooks (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/patreon/ Free eBooks by David Bruce (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/ Free eBook: YOU’VE GOT TO BE KIND https://wordpress.com/post/davidbrucemusic.wordpress.com/5755

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davidbrucehaiku: hair

https://pixabay.com/en/hair-woman-blonde-long-street-3610980/ *** HAIR *** Ninety-pound woman Is most weight found in her hair? It seems probable *** Free davidbrucehaiku eBooks (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/patreon/ Free eBooks by David Bruce (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/ Free eBook: YOU’VE GOT TO BE KIND https://wordpress.com/post/davidbrucemusic.wordpress.com/5755

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Edgar Lee Masters: Jeduthan Hawley and Daisy Fraser (Spoon River Anthology)

Jeduthan Hawley THERE would be a knock at the door And I would arise at midnight and go to the shop, Where belated travelers would hear me hammering Sepulchral boards and tacking satin. And often I wondered who would go … Continue reading

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Edgar Lee Masters: Peleg Poague (Spoon River Anthology)

HORSES and men are just alike. There was my stallion, Billy Lee, Black as a cat and trim as a deer, With an eye of fire, keen to start, And he could hit the fastest speed Of any racer around … Continue reading

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davidbrucehaiku: THE MAJOR CAUSE OF CANCER

https://pixabay.com/en/worried-girl-woman-waiting-sitting-413690/ *** THE MAJOR CAUSE OF CANCER *** Extremely bad luck — The major cause of cancer — Dirty, rotten luck *** Free davidbrucehaiku eBooks (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/patreon/ Free eBooks by David Bruce (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/ Free eBook: YOU’VE GOT TO BE … Continue reading

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davidbrucehaiku: nose art

https://pixabay.com/en/wwii-nose-art-aircraft-germany-3599962/ *** NOSE ART *** Individualism Not officially approved Airplane’s front fuselage *** Free davidbrucehaiku eBooks (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/patreon/ Free eBooks by David Bruce (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/ Free eBook: YOU’VE GOT TO BE KIND https://wordpress.com/post/davidbrucemusic.wordpress.com/5755

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