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Poets’ Corner: Becalmed in Holmes Hole

Twenty eight restless kids peer out over the railsbut there’s no wind to fill Shenandoah’s sailsThe bunks are made and clothes all put awayEveryone...

Poets’ Corner: The Fisherwoman

For Janet Messineo on our birthday.I can tell time in the dead of nightwithout a watch4:00 A.M. sharp Janet starts her carrods strapped to...

Poets Corner: Island Painters

Island PaintersYes, I called two othersThey came to give me estimatesbut never showed up to workOn 'Island-time' no doubtProbably went fishing with Janetcasting their...