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davidbrucehaiku: beauty

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Edgar Lee Masters: Blind Jack (Spoon River Anthology)

I HAD fiddled all day at the county fair. But driving home “Butch” Weldy and Jack McGuire, Who were roaring full, made me fiddle and fiddle To the song of Susie Skinner, while whipping the horses Till they ran away. … Continue reading

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davidbrucehaiku: pink

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davidbrucehaiku: new life

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Edgar Lee Masters: The Circuit Judge

TAKE note, passers-by, of the sharp erosions Eaten in my head-stone by the wind and rain— Almost as if an intangible Nemesis or hatred Were marking scores against me, But to destroy, and not preserve, my memory. I in life … Continue reading

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davidbrucehaiku: GOOD LIVES = GOOD DEATHS

https://pixabay.com/en/people-old-man-woman-couple-love-2583943/ *** GOOD LIVES = GOOD DEATHS *** Some say lives well lived And well loved lead to an end That resembles love *** NOTE: Read Edgar Lee Masters’ poem “William and Emily” in Spoon River Anthology. Edgar Lee Masters: … Continue reading

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davidbrucehaiku: CONTRASTS OF DECLINES

https://pixabay.com/en/red-maple-leaf-autumn-autumn-leaves-507545/ *** CONTRASTS OF DECLINES *** Not like maple leaves’ — Human beings’ drab declines Frailty, and then death *** Free davidbrucehaiku eBooks (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/patreon/ Free eBooks by David Bruce (pdfs) https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/

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