A Hundred Gourds 4:3 June 2015

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the darkness
ice on the river
opening a long crack

space Jeffrey McMullen – USA
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  refusing to defend
my illness to strangers
windbreak pines

space Marie Louise Munro – USA
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    winter funeral
the widow leaves the church
adjusting her ring

space John Hawkhead – UK
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without her wig
within herself
winter deepens

space Louisa Howerow – Canada
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  winter clearance
the mannequin’s sweater
half off

space Terri L. French – USA
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    lights spangle
the city skyline ...
night-shift nurses

space Chen-ou Liu – Canada
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ice fog
a lingering sniff
of bay rum

space Bill Cooper – USA
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  the boundaries of teamwork rotten snow

space Polona Oblak – Slovenia
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    neither black
nor blue
moonless night

space Ernest Wit – Poland
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journey's end –
half of the map

space Ruth Holzer – USA
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  a long winter ends –
    under my Harley’s seat
        young sparrow’s peeping

space Ayaz Daryl Nielsen – USA
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    story’s end
a magpie warbles
with a closed bill

space Quendryth Young – Australia
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The avalanche
the seafoam and the bears
all made of mist

space Mike Andrelczyk – USA
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  late to the party
two geese
red-bellied with sunset

space Matthew Robinson – USA
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    carillon bells ...
clouds float over
sandstone spires

space Leanne Mumford – Australia
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