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Task

Doughnut

Doughnut

It was an act
that captivated me,
at least the first time,
when I saw it on
the old Ed Sullivan show.
The man with
the spinning plates—
how he kept them going—
how nervous we got
when one, then the other,

Dalliance

Dalliance

I have a task
to do today—
one of significance
because it brings to a close
a volume of pointed work
done earlier.
It’s not laborious
nor does it require
inordinate time.
The fire I’ve