Glen Kappy Poems

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1.
The Pull Of Poetry

I got there
just before it closed
and checked out
the book of poetry
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2.
Snail Mornings

from 'Dreams and Visions'

As sun gently warms and dries
drips and drops still fall from rainspout
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3.
Bridge

from 'Dreams and Visions'
to Gloria

In a dream last night
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4.
He Sang

'And when they had sung a hymn…'
—Mark 14: 26a

You sang, Lord(!)
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5.
Because Of What You Have Done, A Heart Song

Because of what you have done
every dawn can be as this one—
as fresh, as clean, as full of expectancy and color.
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6.
A Snatch Of Mariachi Music

A snatch of Mariachi music
as I pass a hotel window
summons tropical colors
of plants and clothes
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7.
Semi-Retired In Early Spring

A Monday morning. Early spring.
No work today—nor worries.
Setting out to walk three errands
he is greeted by a house finch singing.
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8.
In The Time Before New Year

from 'Dreams and Visions'

Free of the usual—
what it requires
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9.
Prayer For Help With Forgiveness

Send strong winds, O God
and sweep away
the hatreds and the hurts.
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10.
April Afternoon

Don't know why
but looking at the lawn beneath the apple tree
from my seat beneath the arbor in our backyard—
the mixture of longish grasses and clover
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