Runner in the Night

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What do you think of

Running in the dark?  Do you

Reminisce of home?windows night

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Looking in windows,

Light gleams on family life.

A cat scurries home.

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Supper aromas,

Smell of the river rising—

January breeze.

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Streetlights popping on

Feet tattooing lonely steps

No one waits for me.

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Clouds reveal the moon.

How melancholy it looks

Lone amid the stars.

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Door squeaks; mom on porch

Calling kiddoes home.                     I grin,

Feeling ten again.

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......former public defender/legal aid lawyer, Teach For America teacher, and always running....

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