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Mother beloved, Mamica mia
by Albert Russo

Photos, prose and poems relating to my beloved mother Sarah Russo during her long itinerary from her birth in 1920 on the island of Rhodes (Greece), through Southern and ..  
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Spit Tobacco Sun
by Daniel S. McTaggart
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this is the time of winter
we'll take the sun

any way we can get it.
even as it falls

in random splashes,
followed by short spells of rain.

and then clouds close up
waiting to take

another pinch from the can
and spit some sun out again.



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Reviewed by Gene Williamson
Wonderful and all to familiar. I can see my Dad now
with his Maxwell Coffee can. - Gene.
Reviewed by Charlie
Fabulous-- original, and strikingly descriptive. I don't know about all that spacing though... --Charlie
Reviewed by Kathy Kopp
Sounds like spring, when weather changes quickly. I like "spit some sun..." sort of like tobacco. A charming poem. Peace, from Kathy Kopp
Reviewed by Leann Marshall
So unique and very true! I love the last two lines. Thanks for sharing this, Daniel
Reviewed by Carole Mathys
Your visuals are always excellent, enjoyed this very much.

Carole~
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
DEFINITELY! AS much sun as we can get, I will take...no more rain please, Ed
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
A StormSpinner kind of write - wish I'd thought of this first - this is BRILLIANT! Well done, Daniel.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
I like this--this was today here in Utah--sun, rain, snow then sun again--clever write
Reviewed by John Leko
...fine images here...words...that spit light...brilliant.
John
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