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Robert Brimm
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Now They Offer
Story of my life.  I never thought I would end up walking as much as I do. At first it was a little difficult. Actually, quite difficult. When I first started trying, my goal was to walk to the corner ... and back.  Then, over time, I was able to make it al...

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My Song
In case you noticed my recent absent from this site, I have an excuse: Part of that time I was receiving hospital care. Now I'm recovering a bit at home, in preparation for the next step. There may be some lapses in the future, but I'll keep trying.  * Wh...

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Memories
T here's no mistaking the signature on the art. Tom, it appears, was the moving force behind this work, a collaboration with Alan, who is one of his uncles, and with Grandma Brimm, who was being honored on this particular Mother's Day weekend. When the poem...

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When I started painting ...

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Lattes for Two
( Just a photo of an old fence, you say? Oh, but I think fences ... old ones in particular ... have things to say to us, if we will just listen )                                     Meanwhile: Each of my poems has a past life. Sometimes that background is q...

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If you've ever watched the sunshine ...

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Interlude
Today's poem likely began life somewhat larger than the version I'm sharing with you. That's not unusual. When a poem ... or what may become a poem ... begins to present itself to me, I often just let the words go trickling across the page. Sometimes that w...

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Thanks so much for stopping by ...

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Hollyhocks
I hope you'll forgive my repeating a bit of ancient history with this posting ... the memories of those excursions to the bluffs to gather that rich soil ... those furry-jacketed seed, saved year-to-year by Grandma ... the resulting flowers. They are such s...

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Oh, I had a place to sleep ...
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