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I'm filled with admiration for what you've achieved, and particularly for the hard work and the 'cottage industry' aspect of it.
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Poem of the Day
North Coast Hotel
the lovely pregnant ladyTaken from 'I been there, sort of: New and Selected Poems'...
leaning on the disco bar
lets dancehall flow
before her man
a chunky brother
decorously sipping wine
while she is moving
like a native to the bass
teaching the child
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