Be With Me

Be with me.
I’m all alone.
Nobody to visit.
Nobody to phone.

Whether old
or sick
or crippled
or slow
people don’t visit.
They don’t want to know.

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Slow Rain

I open the
kitchen window..
stir the piccalilli…

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Slow ships of the forest creak
far from the imagined deep;
through shallow leaves
& landlocked heath
plot courses they’ll never reach.

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Forest bare

Spring’s folly slowly drifts away
From trees where children played,
Replaced by limbs that slowly sway,
The rhythm of the day.

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slowing time..
I watch the
caterpillar move
across the curled
green leaf…

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Lunch bite

A thought evolves
To electrically
Approximate how the brain works.

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when you’re a kid
everything is big
and new and full
of possibility
but then it slows
until nothing #moves
and who you are
is what you are
just slowly

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Dream of me
slow then quickly
soft glow
of a new day
another chance
to have me
once again
in your sights

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