In the 1990s, a former classmate introduced me to Paul (as she called him) through her excitement about his class. From Prof. Violi through my friend, I care for poetry.
MENTORS by CCFulton
Satchels over our shoulders/Full pitch near our ears forever
Buckets that brace us/to carry wise water/from encyclopedic oceans
Breath that ignites/intrigue Nantucket/lighthouse strong
As you command from clouds/our thanks to you continues