jack peachum

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Jack Peachum has been described as a 'shy and somewhat reclusive poet and author, ' who resides in a tiny hamlet in southside Virginia, a place he dismisses at once– not a regionalist– 'I do not participate in the town/ The town does not participate in me! ”.
Peachum’s poetry- 'a mixture of formalism, faux-oriental, & free-verse- has appeared on the internet and in print journals much in ... more »

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The Detective's Dog

(for Ellie)

Ol' bulldog, you're luckier than I-
you've reached your maturity with few scars!
True, you're older than I in dog-years-
but I bear the mark of a man's fist on my face,
I view the world nowadays from behind an eye-patch.
When the old wound throbs at midnight
and the memories of my profession come back to me-
how I long for a dog's life!

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