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May 06, 2022


Is the Like button broken for everyone or just for me? It must be personal -- I've tried on two computers and can no longer Like anything on the Best American Poetry Blog. I used to be able to. Those were the days...

Nice one! Clever plus meaningful. Thank you David Lehman

Hmm... 'suffering in silence" always pangs me. We've all been there at times...a human condition!?

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I left it
on when I
left the house
for the pleasure
of coming back
ten hours later
to the greatness
of Teddy Wilson
"After You've Gone"
on the piano
in the corner
of the bedroom
as I enter
in the dark

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