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PFP (Ode) Ode to Kitty

PFP (Ode) Ode to Kitty 1024 713 Jason Stadtlander

“Ode to Kitty” Oh my kitty, how you fascinate the mind Your quiet moments in time do rewind The gentle…

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Father and Son

PFP (Sonnet) The Benevolent Son

PFP (Sonnet) The Benevolent Son 1024 681 Jason Stadtlander

“The Benevolent Son” Tho new upon this world you came in love You showed me that the white clouds were…

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PFP (Elegy) Legacy of an Artist

PFP (Elegy) Legacy of an Artist 900 360 Jason Stadtlander

“Legacy of an Artist” The brush, what soft lines you have created in stroke Your voice, trompe-l’œil at masters hand…

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Brotherhood

PFP (Ballade) Brotherhood

PFP (Ballade) Brotherhood 680 510 Jason Stadtlander

“Brotherhood” The small boys walk to the edge Staring at forever stretched beyond And small tho they be, they both…

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The Horses

The Horses 1000 665 Jason Stadtlander

Seas of the night for the horses to raze
Darkness succeeds but seldom is won
Holding its grip returning when done
For when light is now gone, what is left is the stark
And the horses alone stand await in the dark.

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Where Lilies Bloom

Where Lilies Bloom 150 150 Jason Stadtlander

Growing up on a tree farm in central Ohio, some of my fondest memories are those of my dog Ben, a black lab. We would frequently play along the crick (creek) and pick tiger lilies to bring back to my grandmother. A part of me is always stretching to reach that peace that I had, living in the country.

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The North Shore Watch – by George Edward Woodberry

The North Shore Watch – by George Edward Woodberry 150 150 Jason Stadtlander

In continuation of my Massachusetts (more specifically North Shore of Boston) poetry collection, here is the next poem. The first…

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Paul Revere’s Ride – by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Paul Revere’s Ride – by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 150 150 Jason Stadtlander

Listen, my children, and you shall hear
Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere,
On the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-five;
Hardly a man is now alive
Who remembers that famous day and year.

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Lynn Shore Drive, Lynn, MA

Lynn, Lynn, the city of sin…

Lynn, Lynn, the city of sin… 1200 900 Jason Stadtlander

Lynn, Lynn the city of sin
You never come out, the way you came in… (full poem)

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Lone Ship

Lone Ship 150 150 Jason Stadtlander

I stand upon my ship. Lost in the waves of life. Trapped by the sea that carries me. No change…

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