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Autobiographia


I had everything and luck: Rings of smoke
blown for me; sunlight safe inside the leaves
of cottonwoods; pure, simple harmonies
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  • Captain Cur (7/6/2012 4:48:00 AM)

    An eye opener to fully appreciate what we are blessed
    with instead of complainIng about our lives! Great poem! (Report) Reply

  • Robert Combs (4/19/2007 11:10:00 AM)

    I grew up south of you in Natchez.........I had everything, too. Unfortunately, I never knew it. I just assumed. I really like your work here. thank you, Robert (Report) Reply

  • Michael Gale (10/20/2006 9:59:00 PM)

    Great poem. It's amazing how much of every day life we may take for granted.
    An easy ten for originality and style.
    God bless all poets-MJG. (Report) Reply

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