Duane Botzek

Duane Botzek Poems

1. Spring Lilacs 2/1/2012
2. Just Breathe 2/26/2012
3. Natural Voice 6/8/2012
4. It Is By Grace I Drive 7/23/2012
5. An Eighteen-Wheeler Insider 8/19/2012
6. Instill All 8/22/2012
7. Turning Sixty 9/27/2012
8. What It Is Going To Be 10/7/2012
9. You Are What Is 11/24/2012
10. Life Just Occurred 2/23/2013
11. The Right To Write 6/11/2013
12. Drive To Write 7/13/2013
13. Forgive Is Of Black Dirty 2/1/2012
14. I Have Seen Millions Flock 12/10/2011
15. All Of “just This” 12/10/2011
16. To Quiet... To Hold On 12/10/2011
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Spring Lilacs

Eyewitness of nature’s loom
When lilacs with long
Locks of blooms
Illumine my kitchen counter
Before the vase
Gathers them…
Scenting, banqueting
Crafting and dining
A living room

Their bright aroma
Shrieks out ascent of May
Accented by green leaves
Where birds nest - engulfed in perfume;
Sun, and color-woven
In lilacs’ purple costume
Springing through
The threaded tapestry
Of natures loom

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To Quiet... To Hold On

Each life needs
It’s own quiet place
Each life needs
To savor joy’s taste
A place where time stops
But for a moment worry is gone
Each life needs to quiet...
To hold on

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