Melancholy Hyperbole

Poetry about longing.

Tag Archive for ‘Cynthia Gallaher’

New Year’s Day

It’s the clean slate, the board washed of yesterday, a new document page, a big open space under “Comments.”   The sun rises over and outshines the fireworks display of last night, the glitter and silver of your mother’s party wear.   Today lends a new brightness to snow and sand, benches and backyards, and to all your fresh plans, even if it’s a cloudy day.   This year makes […]

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