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The Golden Rooster

April 15, 2011 by admin | No Comments | Filed in Life Abroad, The Netherlands

The Golden Rooster Silent on the steeple From his perch He protects his people Motionless he calls the score A daily chore Through the down pour And gleaming in the sun His day has begun Cloaked in copper plumage Preened permanently in place He warms my face Like a small sun He is always there […]

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Precious Silence on a Busy Street

April 14, 2011 by admin | No Comments | Filed in Life Abroad, The Netherlands

  No hustle today No bustle below No kids screaming Nor parents Silence eases down my street Neat, discreet She wiggles under my windowsill And creeps across my face Leaving traces of a smile While I languidly lay Upon the couch and enjoy this gift This quiet Sunday ~ July 12, 1998 ~ Written at […]

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