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  What he remembered was the air raid siren, then running through a wall of flames. Mother, holding little sister close to her breast, ran next to him. He remembered stumbling over bodies and nearly falling down. Then they were … Continue reading

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Appetite , a poem © 2014 by George Polley

As far as the eyes can see, an endless green field in which six young men lay sleeping in the sun. A seventh runs up, looks, and lays down, sunning himself. As far as the eyes can see a green … Continue reading

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