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Rain

by Christopher Raley   Last night memory called me awake. 3:30 am like broad daylight.   In the livingroom rain crackled against the south facing window. I watched it streaking globe-like kingdoms   of streetlight’s twin boundaries in air and … Continue reading

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In Memory, Island

by Christopher Raley   I sit at the table as if to eat but my food is inedible before me: the island, the wooden building, the window.   How far must it be from the pier across the water that … Continue reading

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On New Year’s Eve

by Christopher Raley   In the morning tree limbs are stark light and dark of the sun’s direction. They reach in the window frame   as she looks at the houses across the street.  Home.  She wants someone to take … Continue reading

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