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Poem for the week: Kay Ryan

INSULT Insult is injury taken personally, saying, This is not a random fracture that would have happened to any leg out there; this was a conscious unkindness. We need insult to remind us that we aren’t always just hurt, that there … Continue reading

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Poem for the week: SPIDERWEB BY KAY RYAN

SPIDERWEB From other angles the fibers look fragile, but not from the spider’s, always hauling coarse ropes, hitching lines to the best posts possible. It’s heavy work everyplace, fighting sag, winching up give. It isn’t ever delicate to live. Kay … Continue reading

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