As Plain As The Nose
A nose is such a ruddy hoot -
sloping south between the eyes
with tubes flared out
like a hungry Hoover
Beware Bold Maverick Calf
Have pity on the maverick calf
who flees his mother's milk
and shuns the circle of his herd -
drifting on through sage and hills -
Farmers flocked to Blossburg's mines
willing their abandoned plows
to perpetual dust and rain.
Civilian Soldiers Of The C.C.C.
for the dedicated workers of Civilian Conservation Corps, Co.696.
Near the southern coast of old Pangeia
you’ll find a park called Giant City
A Salmon Returns
Well, I’m home again at last -
back from the salted sea
and after all that heavy finning,
I’m hot for a special date