Tag Archives: imagination

The Wind on the Baltic

The crow flew by and the feather dropped; And the boy took the feather, To write prayers in sand. The winds left the sea and they kissed the sands, and the words dissolved, and the feather flew, and the birches … Continue reading

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A Letter to My Sister

Dear Nell, Remember when I used to keep you up all night because I saw beasts In dark doorways. So I held your hand. Last night, Mikhail Baryshnikov came, uninvited, he soared from southern window Where the moon swivels, to … Continue reading

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A Dusk of Doing Nothing

“Day, Mary!” he said, putting a finger lazily to the brim of his hat. “And how are you keeping?” Mary Poppins looked up from her knitting. “None the better for your asking,” she said, with a loud sniff. Jane and … Continue reading

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