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Michael Burkard Poems
It's 11.9 miles to Mardela Springs. The public school's a left away from the town which is too small to be called a town.
I think I was on a balcony overlooking the whole thing. --Yusef Komunyakaa
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(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
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(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
Edgar Allan Poe
(19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
(31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892)
(16 August 1920 – 9 March 1994)
It's 11.9 miles to Mardela Springs.
The public school's a left away from
the town which is too small to be called
Past the school and heading
south is a road which
immediately kisses country,
a large pond there
with a house
in the fall morning
make a wind beside the house.
The students are tired.
It's Monday. It doesn't seem
to matter what day, most of the time
In the early fall dark
the road whispers to the pond.
"Amends." School is out, no one hears. In...