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the avenue of the flags

sitting in the only shaded spot away from foot traffic my daughter writes boys’ names on her sneakers in rainbow ink while the avenue of the flags sets Miles Davis in motion straight up to loudly snap those flags in … Continue reading

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memorial day

there is no romance in dying a soldier, but these deaths deserve remembrance, and so we place flowers & flags over the bones of those whose lives were swallowed by war our young men, all sons, some fathers whose blood … Continue reading

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