The 13-Gon
 
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Blue/Spiked&Spiny. HAA and C-BB.

the windows need cleaning —

let's polish off the year —

gather up all the leaves

—one x one —

we'll wash them burnish them

salute the dwindled sun.

we'll sing a parting song —

we'll take a boat across the spiked

& spiny sea —

before the true frost

before —

the whole-world turns cold.

CB-B, Icelandic friend and coastal wind

sea shanty/iceland

a poem from


For Lack of Diamond Years 

* this is not a poem or a painting — "this is not my beautiful house" — it's a portal *

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