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Michael Terry
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Husband, father, taxonomist, geek to English translator, woodworker, poet and cook
Husband, father, taxonomist, geek to English translator, woodworker, poet and cook

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Me Too?
there was one stolen kiss that I always thought of sweetly until this year when I began to worry about my memory and  was she really smiling as she ducked under my arm  and ran away? when I leaned in did she lean in too? or am I another man recasting his pa...
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I want to turn your stories upside down  and leave my name on them in masking tape  like a family vase in a dying woman's house  so I can have them when you're gone.
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Another revision
Woke up thinking of grandfather's funeral where one by one my cousins stood and told of a warm funny man
and I sat in a pew
holding my father's hand because I never saw that man until the last few years when his brain fell apart and the walls came down and ...
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Woke up thinking of grandpa's funeral where one by one my cousins stood and told of a warm funny man and I sat in a pew holding my father's hand because I never saw that man until the last few years when his brain fell apart and the walls came down and he f...
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New version of this : I want to show her the wood planed smooth. She wants to play with the shavings.
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Watching southbound birds through a net of power lines and traffic signals
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The world's best lemonade
is adapted from a Cook's Illustrated recipe: INGREDIENTS 10–12 medium lemons , scrubbed well, halved pole to pole, all halves sliced thin 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar pinch table salt (optional) 5 cups water (cold) Mash lemons and sugar (and salt, if usin...
The world's best lemonade
The world's best lemonade
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I'm not saying this is the only reason I don't fish, but it's a good one.
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How are my tin words
more eloquent than one tree
swaying in the sky?
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This seems to have been my problem.
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