Monthly Archives: December 2010


The tree always went up late at home. I never had time till school let out To do a tree.  At first the tree was real, But guilt at killing a living tree Overcame an urge for authenticity. And so a substitute, … Continue reading

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Christmas Lights

Lights instantiate Christmas, make it real In my mind’s eye. The tree could stay in The wilderness, its lights, Colored or white, happily Illuminate another surface. Bright stars dash to earth, Bounce off shards of ice, Radiating, glowing, Scintillating, sparkling, … Continue reading

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