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  Whiskey Cellar
by Sage Sweetwater
Monday, November 07, 2005
Rated "PG13" by the Author.

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Long-dead rebel personalities


Whiskey Cellar



 


    Salvaging old
spirits whiskey cellar.


Hand-forged
square nails.


Rusty spikes
to hold
together


modern-day
ranch
furniture.


Searching for
long-dead
rebel
personalities.


They're just
about
everywhere---


you just have
to change
your
perspective
to see them.


This particular
whiskey cellar
was a
meeting place


for old-day
quarry workers,
bachelor miners,
and a lair
for lusty
ladies.


The rake makes
these salvage
trips.


Black widows
are something
better dealt
with at
rake's length.


Carefully pulling
out the precious
square heads with
the nail claw,


putting
them in a
nail keg,


speak of
boom times


and slack
to those
hellraisers
happy to
come here,


this
whiskey cellar,


to escape the
hornet's nest
of public opinion


and gossip
they had
aroused
in town


merrymaking
well into
the wee hours.


Whiskey is history,
and
History is whiskey.


 


Copyright 2005 Sage Sweetwater, firebrand lesbian novelist


 


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Reviewed by Rebekah Rosie Lang 11/21/2005
Lovely.
Reviewed by jude forese 11/7/2005
you definitely have a unique and illustrative muse ...
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 11/7/2005
Sage,

Outstanding imagery and verse...I love the way your mind works. :) BRAVA!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Sue Hess 11/7/2005
ahh, i have a bit of history with whiskey too but thats another story entirely. nicely written sage
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 11/7/2005
Wow. what a wonderful view of the past! such a history so excellently described!

Reindeer
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 11/7/2005
Very orginal thought provoking write.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 11/7/2005
"Whiskey is history,
and
History is whiskey."

There is a lot in this poem, Sage. Thank you for sharing it. Love and peace.

Regis


Reviewed by Debashish Haar 11/7/2005
"Whiskey is history,
and
History is whiskey"...that antimetabole is hardhitting. If you replace "whiskey" with "cocktail" in the last line, it MAY have a greater punch. A lesson learnt in this post, good penmanship Poet Sage Sweetwater.

Calvin Hobbes
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 11/7/2005
Sage,

Excellent writing; very well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D

You will be amused today; I did TWO letter stories today! Check 'em out! :)

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