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The Journey

One day you finally knewwhat you had to do, and began,though the voices around youkept shoutingtheir bad advice–though the whole housebegan to trembleand you felt the old tugat your ankles.“Mend my life!”each voice cried.But you didn’t stop.You knew what you had to do,though ...

Kudzu

Japan invades. Far Eastern vinesRun from the clay banks they are Supposed to keep from eroding.Up telephone poles,Which rear, half out of leafageAs though they would shriek,Like things smothered by their ownGreen, mindless, unkillable ghosts.In Georgia, the legend saysThat you must close your window...

Afraid So

Is it starting to rain?Did the check bounce?Are we out of coffee?Is this going to hurt?Could you lose your job?Did the glass break?Was the baggage misrouted?Will this go on my record?Are you missing much money?Was anyone injured?Is the traffic heavy?Do I have to remove my clothes?Will it leave a sca...