Dailies 10/4/16: anxiety, history, & light

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Hydra – Claire Askew

 

Everywhere you look is light

so exquisite it hurts.  Light

off the taffeta sea, the brief white

rips of wake and surf; light

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Time I’m Not Here – Graham Foust

All day on all my days,
the lives I’m not to process wash in;

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History – Charles Simic

Our life stories are scary and droll,
Like masks children wear on Halloween
As they go from door to door
Holding the little ones by the hand
In some neighborhood long torn down,

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