Category Archives: REMINDERS OF THEIR CHILDHOOD

MEMORIES IN MAGAZINES

Having some set aside, For what wasn’t denied… Purchased back issues Which brought out the tissues, Seeing of of them–he cried! – Moving from place-to-place, One lets go of stuff to find space… To live within Missing again, Certain issues … Continue reading

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SHOPPING AFTER MIDNIGHT

Before this rip-roaring storm, Folks want to keep safe and warm…. Enough supplies On hand is wise, If we don’t need them–what’s the harm? – Enough for oil lamps, We have two, in case we lose “amps”… “D” batteries For … Continue reading

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STORM ADVANCING HAIKU

(each on–IS ONE!) – Bread and milk to eat If power goes off, a treat That sour power! –J.E.C. – Most all staying home As much as two feet forecast Wind-whipped powder snow -j.e.c. – “See you Wednesday, sir,” Tuesday–who’s … Continue reading

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DINNER FROM A CAN

Canned CHEF BOYARDEE, That’s a meal to be… Protein and salt– Fat from the vault– Not for proper society! – Beefaroni the best, Their lasagna next… Ravoli various– Future precarious– Subject to sliding down necks! – Not sure of their … Continue reading

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COOLER IS REFRESHING

Temperature is dropping to below freezing by dawn, Already it is colder so put a sweater on… But I just stepped outside to breathe some fresh air, The cold is so refreshing When it gets hot in there! – The … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY FAIRY TALE

February Black History, It still is a mystery… Major networks Like soda jerks, Peddle sweetness and guilt freely. – Public TV is better, At being a story vetter… Finding good stuff That’s almost enough, Choosing in depth what is better … Continue reading

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HE’D RATHER SWITCH AT NIGHT

His layout’s a wonderful sight, He’d rather switch at night… Basement runs With available funds, Miniatures run by sprites! – His outdoor trains even better, Train rides in all kinds of weather… The engineer Has no cover dear, The cab’s … Continue reading

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