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It’s May and the Rain is Falling

It’s May and the Rain is Falling Ryan Griffiths It’s May and the rain is falling; The hills were just going from green to golden But now it’s May, and the sun is stalling. This time before summer – usually … Continue reading

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King of the Hill

Up on my hilltop Looking down on the bay; I see roads, houses, a bridge – All so far beneath me. Up here I am king Of that land below; From my castle at this peak I rule as far … Continue reading

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Winter Sun

It was a forlorn curtain That left us hidden from the sky But when the gray velvet lifted A winter sun flew high. Although farther in distance This winter sun keeps its mystic powers still – For I see grass … Continue reading

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Looming Moon

I look to the sky on a damp fall morn, The early blue heaven showed streaks Clawed by many shades of gray. Far off to the West were mountains Waiting for the coming day And above them was a floating … Continue reading

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Arastradero Preserve

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Starry Night

Resting on a rock, before the glowing black sky, The tall grass hides me from the shimmering moon. A hawk swoops for its prey and takes prize near by: Beyond this wall demons lurk to bring me to my doom. … Continue reading

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Prying Open My Third Eye

I have so much anger, so much pain; There is stress welling up inside my brain. Then I caught the oak on the hill yonder: Prying open my third eye, my thoughts stop to wander. I stare entranced in its … Continue reading

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